Definitions for docility-ˈsɪl ɪ ti

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

doc•ileˈdɒs əl; Brit. ˈdoʊ saɪl(adj.)

  1. easily managed or handled.

  2. readily trained or taught.

Origin of docile:

1475–85; < L docilis readily taught

do•cil′i•ty-ˈsɪl ɪ ti(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. docility(noun)

    the trait of being agreeably submissive and manageable


  1. docility(Noun)

    The quality of being docile.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Docility(noun)

    teachableness; aptness for being taught; docibleness

  2. Docility(noun)

    willingness to be taught; tractableness

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