Usage examples for mild

  1. For some of the young ladies, when they're new to the business, come into it mild! – Mugby Junction by Charles Dickens
  2. Mild astonishment is written on the Chaplain's face. – The Dop Doctor by Clotilde Inez Mary Graves
  3. What a mild morning, like May! – Miss Mapp by Edward Frederic Benson
  4. Oh, he's mild enough. – The Amazing Interlude by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  5. Last night was as mild as a summer evening at home. – Journal of an African Cruiser by Horatio Bridge
  6. " I wanted to ask," said Gerald, " if you don't mind telling us, that is- well- I was only thinking that perhaps those cigars you offered us- were they very mild ones, Colonel Ferrers?" – Hildegarde's Neighbors by Laura E. Richards
  7. His face was mild and sad, and he might be seventy. – Red Men and White by Owen Wister
  8. A grave form of disease may be introduced by apparently mild or trivial cases brought in from without. – Special Report on Diseases of Cattle by U.S. Department of Agriculture J.R. Mohler
  9. He attempted no more than a mild protest. – General John Regan 1913 by George A. Birmingham
  10. Weather very mild since last entry. – The Foot-path Way by Bradford Torrey
  11. She opened her eyes; at first they were soft and mild as usual, but presently a wild look stole into them. – Melody The Story of a Child by Laura E. Richards
  12. To princes who were present some consideration was shown: at least, the words of the pritschmeister to them, which are printed, sound very mild. – Pictures of German Life in the XVIIIth and XIXth Centuries, Vol. I. by Gustav Freytag
  13. They looked very lovely on that mild spring evening, and we talked pleasantly and happily as we walked along. – Daisy Burns (Volume 2) by Julia Kavanagh
  14. The climate is mild and the rainfall sufficient. – The Panjab, North-West Frontier Province, and Kashmir by Sir James McCrone Douie
  15. For some wrongs strangling would be mild. – Plays A Protégée of the Mistress; Poverty Is No Crime; Sin and Sorrow Are Common to All; It's a Family Affair--We'll Settle It Ourselves by Alexander Ostrovsky
  16. The latter rested content in the meantime with the knowledge that Lilian found a mild pleasure in his company; and only Mrs. Chatterton felt any misgivings respecting future possibilities. – The League of the Leopard by Harold Bindloss
  17. His mild blue eyes, how bright they shone! – The American Union Speaker by John D. Philbrick
  18. Mild men did not appeal to her. – The Adventures of Sally by P. G. Wodehouse
  19. There would be no difficulty in reaching Willets, for the wind that was coming over the plains now was mild- almost warm. – The Trail Horde by Charles Alden Seltzer
  20. She lifted her mild eyes from her work, with a surprised look. – A Country Gentleman and his Family by Mrs. (Margaret) Oliphant