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Definitions of meek:

  • adjective:   humble in spirit or manner; suggesting retiring mildness or even cowed submissiveness
    Example: "Meek and self-effacing"
  • adjective:   very docile
    Example: "Meek as a mouse- Langston Hughes"
  • adjective:   evidencing little spirit or courage; overly submissive or compliant
    Example: "A fine fiery blast against meek conformity- Orville Prescott"
  • name:  A surname (common: 1 in 20000 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #2600)


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