mild /ˈmaɪ(ə)ld/ 形容詞
Mild a. [Compar. Milder superl. Mildest.] Gentle; pleasant; kind; soft; bland; clement; hence, moderate in degree or quality; -- the opposite of harsh, severe, irritating, violent, disagreeable, etc.; -- applied to persons and things; as, a mild disposition; a mild eye; a mild air; a mild medicine; a mild insanity.
The rosy morn resigns her light
And milder glory to the noon. --Waller.
Adore him as a mild and merciful Being. --Rogers.
Mild steel, or Low steel, steel that has but little carbon in it and is not readily hardened.
Syn: -- Soft; gentle; bland; calm; tranquil; soothing; pleasant; placid; meek; kind; tender; indulgent; clement; mollifying; lenitive; assuasive. See Gentle.
adj 1: 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" [ant: intense]
2: humble in spirit or manner; suggesting retiring mildness or
even cowed submissiveness; "meek and self-effacing" [syn:
3: mild and pleasant; "balmy days and nights"; "the climate was
mild and conducive to life or growth" [syn: balmy]