moderate in type or degree or effect or force; far from extreme
"a mild winter storm"; "a mild fever"; "fortunately the pain was mild"; "a mild rebuke"; "mild criticism"
meek, mild, modest(adj)
humble in spirit or manner; suggesting retiring mildness or even cowed submissiveness
"meek and self-effacing"
balmy, mild, soft(adj)
mild and pleasant
"balmy days and nights"; "the climate was mild and conducive to life or growth"; "a soft breeze"
A relatively low-gravity beer, often with a dark colour; mild ale
Gentle; pleasant; kind; soft; bland; clement; hence, moderate in degree or quality; -- the opposite of harsh, severe, irritating, violent, disagreeable, etc.; -- applied to persons and things; as, a mild disposition; a mild eye; a mild air; a mild medicine; a mild insanity.
Origin: From milde, from mildijaz; cognate with Old Saxon mildi, milde, Dutch mild, Old High German milti (< German ), Old Norse mildr (< Icelandic , Swedish , Danish ), and Gothic milds; compare Lithuanian melas ‘dear’.
gentle; pleasant; kind; soft; bland; clement; hence, moderate in degree or quality; -- the opposite of harsh, severe, irritating, violent, disagreeable, etc.; -- applied to persons and things; as, a mild disposition; a mild eye; a mild air; a mild medicine; a mild insanity
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
mīld, adj. gentle in temper and disposition: not sharp or bitter: acting gently: gently and pleasantly affecting the senses: soft: calm.—v.t. Mild′en, to render mild.—v.i. to become mild.—adv. Mild′ly.—n. Mild′ness.—adj. Mild′-spok′en, having a mild manner of speech.—Mild ale, ale newly brewed, which has not got the taste that comes from keeping. [A.S. milde, mild; cf. Ger. mild, Ice. mildr, gracious, &c.]
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Rank popularity for the word 'mild' in Adjectives Frequency: #677
The numerical value of mild in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of mild in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
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- suauCatalan, Valencian
- leve, suaveSpanish
- léger, doux, douceFrench
- delicata, lieve, mite, delicato, leneItalian
- 緩やか, 穏やか, 温厚Japanese
- viegls, mīkstsLatvian
- благ, кротокMacedonian
- mild, zachtDutch
- leve, gentil, suavePortuguese
- слабый, мягкийRussian
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