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Antonyms for mild

compulsory, flinty, blustering, sardonic, stinging, full, haughty, main, acidic, fell, aggressive, rainy, compulsive, deep, indurate, emphatic, hard, unmitigated, snappish, sunless, breezy, stiff, churlish, mordant, forcible, cold, scalding, raw, big, callous, tart, irresponsible, trigger-happy, overbearing, compassionless, coercive, potent, smart, peremptory, brazen-faced, snarky, agonistic, heady, imperative, morose, assaultive, wise, insensitive, uncharitable, thick-skinned, full-bodied, dismal, audacious, savage, desensitized, blustery, commanding, vicious, lowering, roughened, furious, stony, harsh, arbitrary, piercing, insolent, violent, soulless, brash, tearing, acerbic, rich, screaming, rude, case-hardened, burdensome, foggy, excruciating, smart aleck, overwhelming, pushy, hard-boiled, ruthless, steely, truculent, overcast, squally, misty, scathing, ferocious, abrasive, impudent, resounding, aggravated, pungent, energetic, intense, merciless, acrid, nippy, brazen, vehement, intensive, sullen, gruff, disputatious, uttermost, go-getting, unsympathetic, rigid, keen, fresh, raging, gray, barbed, consuming, pachydermatous, heavy, in-your-face, biting, self-assertive, despotic, oppressive, trying, obdurate, powerful, dynamic, gloomy, dictatorial, murderous, saucy, proud, brassbound, strict, tyrannical, fierce, cocksure, thick, blood-and-guts, supreme, combative, shrewd, inhuman, stern, wicked, tough, argumentative, onerous, nasty, grim, Hard-hearted, lusty, corrosive, arrogant, untrained, discordant, absolute, satiric, unconditional, severe, rigorous, strong, extreme, smarting, Searing, foul, crusty, acid, full-blooded, take-no-prisoners, forceful, exacting, forbidding, utmost, enterprising, muscular, quarrelsome, relentless, dour, stonyhearted, dogged, irritating, arch, vigorous, bad, rough, impertinent, pitiless, dirty, intemperate, bitter, showery, penetrating, unmerciful, lordly, authoritative, gladiatorial, inexorable, belligerent, sarcastic, ungentle, inclement, ramrod, pugnacious, cutting, remorseless, affectless, ambitious, intimidating, cruel, inflexible, Roughening, cheeky, profound, warlike, terrible, smart-mouthed, bold, splenetic, insensate, Chippy, plush, austere, fiery, coarse, bleak, hardhanded, unfeeling, authoritarian, unrelenting, exquisite, heavy-handed, grievous, sharp, ill-humored, cold-blooded, hazy, autocratic, confrontational, rugged, sulky, tangy, wild, terrific, caustic, acerb, windy, smart-alecky, assertive, scrappy, imperious, Abrading, crabbed, ironhearted, gusty, bold-faced, Cast iron, uncompromising, brassy, unsparing, ill-natured, unabated, heartless, stormy, militant, dogmatic, nervy, domineering, concentrated, robust, cloudy, stark, contentious, feisty, surly, Brawly, bellicose, strenuous, hard line, intensified, positive, stringent, acidulous, inhumane, controlling, self-asserting, unequivocal, uncultivated, sassy, slash-and-burn, brutal.

Quotes of mild

  1. At times we were criticized for doing too much slapstick. I don't believe in mild comedy, and neither does Lucy. – Desi Arnaz
  2. Humility is not my forte, and whenever I dwell for any length of time on my own shortcomings, they gradually begin to seem mild harmless, rather engaging little things, not at all like the staring defects in other people's characters. – Margaret Halsey
  3. Whenever I dwell for any length of time on my own shortcomings, they gradually begin to seem mild harmless, rather engaging little things, not at all like the staring defects in other people's characters. – Margaret Halsey
  4. All the dark, malevolent Passions of the Soul are roused and exerted; its mild and amiable affections are suppressed; and with them, virtuous Principles are laid prostrate. – Charles Inglis
  5. The weather here is gorgeous. It's mild and feels like it's in the eighties. The hot dog vendors got confused because of the weather and thought it was spring, so they accidentally changed the hot dog water in their carts. – David Letterman
  6. Let me recommend the best medicine in the world: a long journey, at a mild season, through a pleasant country, in easy stages. – James Madison
  7. I have a condition called Aspergers Syndrome, which is like a mild form of autism It means I don't interact properly in certain social situations. – Gary Numan
  8. Our New England climate is mild and equable compared with that of the Platte. – Francis Parkman
  9. Of Manners gentle, of Affections mild In Wit a man; Simplicity, a child. – Alexander Pope
  10. Remember that when you meet your antagonist, to do everything in a mild agreeable manner. Let your courage be keen, but, at the same time, as polished as your sword. – Richard Brinsley Sheridan
  11. I was mild -mannered, wore glasses, was very shy with women. – Joe Shuster
  12. In 1790 we had less than eight hundred thousand slaves. Under our mild and humane administration of the system they have increased above four millions. – Robert Toombs

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

Rhymes for mild

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