mildness


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Related to mildness: wiliness, continency
  • noun

Synonyms for mildness

Synonyms for mildness

good weather with comfortable temperatures

acting in a manner that is gentle and mild and even-tempered

mercifulness as a consequence of being lenient or tolerant

References in classic literature ?
A remarkable fact, characteristic of the country west of the Rocky Mountains, is the mildness and equability of the climate.
He was not ill-inclined to obey this request, for, though his heart was greatly relieved by such unlooked-for mildness, it was not just at that moment in his power to say anything to the purpose.
Anna Pavlovna turned toward him and, with a Christian mildness that expressed forgiveness of his indiscretion, nodded and said: "I hope to see you again, but I also hope you will change your opinions, my dear Monsieur Pierre.
Looking like the lovely ghost of herself, her graceful slimness wrapped in her soft white shawl, the rounded infantine mouth and cheek inevitably suggesting mildness and innocence, Rosamond paused at three yards' distance from her visitor and bowed.
The other eye, sheeplike in its mildness, gave the most startling appearance to the beast, which but for that single timid orb was the most fearsome thing that one could imagine.
The mildness I have mentioned seemed to emanate from her whole being.
But if they were all mildness toward her, they were all fierceness toward one another.
When time for payment arrives, if you exhibit a familiarity with legal rates you come to know what contempt is; if you find that you have left your pocketbook behind you are made to realise the mildness of Dante's imagination.
The master is a person of an excellent disposition and is remarkable in the ship for his gentleness and the mildness of his discipline.
Popery, Popery,' said the secretary with his usual mildness.
But milk and mildness are not the best things for keeping, and when they turn only a little sour, they may disagree with young stomachs seriously.
And, after one or two strange plunges, quite of his own invention, the pony yielded to Mr Abel's mildness, and trotted gently off.
Canola oil's mildness lets the taste of other ingredients shine and it contains the least saturated fat and most plant-based omega-3 fat of all common vegetable oils.
It applied to cameramen, technicians, secretaries, liaison officers, colleagues, no less than players, and the very mildness of his nature assisted him since the same intense interest emanating from a more forceful character would have been offensive.
This extraordinary coffee, known for its natural sweetness, chocolate flavour notes and mildness, is transported across the globe in handmade wood barrels.