Usage examples for mild

  1. 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
  2. What a mild morning, like May! – Miss Mapp by Edward Frederic Benson
  3. 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
  4. For some of the young ladies, when they're new to the business, come into it mild! – Mugby Junction by Charles Dickens
  5. 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
  6. His mild blue eyes, how bright they shone! – The American Union Speaker by John D. Philbrick
  7. 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
  8. He attempted no more than a mild protest. – General John Regan 1913 by George A. Birmingham
  9. Mild men did not appeal to her. – The Adventures of Sally by P. G. Wodehouse
  10. 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
  11. The climate is mild and the rainfall sufficient. – The Panjab, North-West Frontier Province, and Kashmir by Sir James McCrone Douie
  12. " 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
  13. Mild astonishment is written on the Chaplain's face. – The Dop Doctor by Clotilde Inez Mary Graves
  14. She lifted her mild eyes from her work, with a surprised look. – A Country Gentleman and his Family by Mrs. (Margaret) Oliphant
  15. Last night was as mild as a summer evening at home. – Journal of an African Cruiser by Horatio Bridge
  16. Oh, he's mild enough. – The Amazing Interlude by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  17. His face was mild and sad, and he might be seventy. – Red Men and White by Owen Wister
  18. Weather very mild since last entry. – The Foot-path Way by Bradford Torrey