mild mild  /ˈmaɪld/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) moderate in type or degree or effect or force; far from extreme
  2. (adj) humble in spirit or manner; suggesting retiring mildness or even cowed submissiveness
  3. (adj) mild and pleasant

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. They told us it was mild mannered and kids pet it.
  2. Many doctors reason that the victim of a mild heart attack is uniquely blessed.
  3. It says, 'for some mild thematic elements and scary images'.

News

  1. Cobb okay, has mild concussion after getting hit by line drive

    UPDATE The Rays got some encouraging news, saying Cobb suffered a mild concussion and all tests were normal. He will, however, stay at the hospital overnight for observation.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Tampa Bay Times

  2. Weather: Thundershowers, Mild

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — Increasing clouds and showers will be developing tonight. Isolated thunder is also possible. Temperatures will stay mild...
    on June 16, 2013     Source: FOX 8 Cleveland

  3. A.M. Kitco Metals Roundup: Gold Mixed, Sees Mild Safe-Haven Demand; Collapse In Volatility In Silver Suggests Bigger ...

    (Kitco News) - Comex gold futures prices are slightly higher in early U.S. trading Friday, supported on some mild safe-haven demand and short covering. Spot gold prices are modestly weaker. Comex August gold last traded up $2.00 at $1,379.80 an ounce. Spot gold was last quoted down $6.00 at $1,380.25. July Comex silver last traded up $0.102 at $21.685 an ounce.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Forbes

Quotes

  1. Ms. Chan said: "On present evidence, the overwhelming majority of patients experience mild symptoms and make a rapid and full recovery, often in the absence of any form of medical treatment."
    on Jun 11, 2009 By: Margaret Chan Source: 2point6billion

  2. "The reality is that although there's been some mild security progress, there is in fact no security in Baghdad or Anbar province where I was dealing with the most serious problem, sectarian violence," said Biden, a 2008 presidential candidate...
    on Sep 9, 2007 By: Joe Biden Source: Forbes

  3. "You've got to understand, it's been a decade like that for me," Rodriguez said. "Today was very mild. I thought the fans were great."
    on Feb 25, 2009 By: Alex Rodriguez Source: New York Daily News

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