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meek (the moral sense also occurs)
1. mild, merciful, gentle Tim. III. vi. 106 “affable wolves, meek bears,” Cæs. III. i. 255 “That I am meek and gentle with these butchers.”
2. subdued, spiritless, tame Ant. V. ii. 161, Lucr. 710 “all recreant, poor, and meek.”
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