|1.||[ adjective ] moderate in type or degree or effect or force; far from extreme|
"a mild winter storm" "a mild fever" "fortunately the pain was mild" "a mild rebuke" "mild criticism"
|Related terms:||intense gentle moderate mild-mannered moderate temperate degree|
|2.||[ adjective ] humble in spirit or manner; suggesting retiring mildness or even cowed submissiveness|
"meek and self-effacing"
|3.||[ adjective ] mild and pleasant|
"balmy days and nights" "the climate was mild and conducive to life or growth"