Mild - Crossword Clue

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Mild.

GENTLE
LENIENT
TAME
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GENTLE
  1. quiet and soothing; "a gentle voice"; "a gentle nocturne"
  2. soft and mild; not harsh or stern or severe; "a gentle reprimand"; "a vein of gentle irony"; "poked gentle fun at him"
  3. belonging to or characteristic of the nobility or aristocracy; "an aristocratic family"; "aristocratic Bostonians"; "aristocratic government"; "a blue family"; "blue blood"; "the blue-blooded aristocracy"; "of gentle blood"; "patrician landholders of the American South"; "aristocratic bearing"; "aristocratic features"; "patrician tastes"
  4. easily handled or managed; "a gentle old horse, docile and obedient"
  5. stroke soothingly
  6. give a title to someone; make someone a member of the nobility
  7. gentles are the name given to the larvae of the meat fly, and are bred and used as bait by fishermen.
  8. marked by moderate steepness; "an easy climb"; "a gentle slope"
  9. having little impact; "an easy pat on the shoulder"; "gentle rain"; "a gentle b
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. correct by punishment or discipline
  2. flat and uninspiring
  3. 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"
  4. very docile; "tame obedience"; "meek as a mouse"- Langston Hughes
  5. overcome the wildness of; make docile and tractable; "He tames lions for the circus"; "reclaim falcons"
  6. brought from wildness into a domesticated state; "tame animals"; "fields of tame blueberries"
  7. adapt (a wild plant or unclaimed land) to the environment; "domesticate oats"; "tame the soil"
  8. 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"
  9. make less strong or intense; soften; "Tone down that aggressive letter"; "The author finally tamed some of his potentially offensive statements"
Clue Database Last Updated: 14/12/2018 9:00am

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