Synonyms of docile in English:



  • Alex was of a docile nature and readily deferred to his parents
    compliant, obedient, pliant, dutiful, willing, passive, submissive, deferential, tame, meek, mild, lamblike, unassertive, unresisting, yielding, cooperative, amenable, accommodating, biddable, persuadable, ductile, manageable, controllable, tractable, malleable, manipulable, easily manipulated, easily handled, like putty in one's hands
    informal , dated milky
    [Antonyms] disobedient, wilful
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    docile, obedient, biddable, compliant, dutiful

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