Mild - Crossword Clue

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Mild.

GENTLE
LENIENT
TAME
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GENTLE
  1. stroke soothingly
  2. give a title to someone; make someone a member of the nobility
  3. marked by moderate steepness; "an easy climb"; "a gentle slope"
  4. gentles are the name given to the larvae of the meat fly, and are bred and used as bait by fishermen.
  5. having little impact; "an easy pat on the shoulder"; "gentle rain"; "a gentle breeze"; "a soft (or light) tapping at the window"
  6. having or showing a kindly or tender nature; "the gentle touch of her hand"; "her gentle manner was comforting"; "a gentle sensitive nature"; "gentle blue eyes"
  7. quiet and soothing; "a gentle voice"; "a gentle nocturne"
  8. soft and mild; not harsh or stern or severe; "a gentle reprimand"; "a vein of gentle irony"; "poked gentle fun at him"
  9. belonging to or characteristic of the nobility or aristocracy; "an aristocratic family"; "aristocratic Bostonians"; "aristocratic government"; "a blue family"; "blue blood"; "the blue-blooded aristo
LENIENT
  1. characterized by tolerance and mercy
  2. not strict; "an easy teacher"; "easy standards"; "lenient rules"; "an easy penalty"
  3. tolerant or lenient; "indulgent parents risk spoiling their children"; "too soft on the children"; "they are soft on crime"
TAME
  1. make less strong or intense; soften; "Tone down that aggressive letter"; "The author finally tamed some of his potentially offensive statements"
  2. flat and uninspiring
  3. very docile; "tame obedience"; "meek as a mouse"- Langston Hughes
  4. brought from wildness into a domesticated state; "tame animals"; "fields of tame blueberries"
  5. very restrained or quiet; "a tame Christmas party"; "she was one of the tamest and most abject creatures imaginable with no will or power to act but as directed"
  6. correct by punishment or discipline
  7. make fit for cultivation, domestic life, and service to humans; "The horse was domesticated a long time ago"; "The wolf was tamed and evolved into the house dog"
  8. overcome the wildness of; make docile and tractable; "He tames lions for the circus"; "reclaim falcons"
  9. adapt (a wild plant or unclaimed land) to the environment; "domesticate oats"; "tame the soil"
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