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Part or all of this page has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.

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From Old English milde; akin to Old Saxon mildi, Dutch mild, German mild, Icelandic mildur, Swedish mild, Danish mild, Gothic milds; confer Lithuanian melas ‘dear’.

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Mild (comparative Milder, superlative Mildest)
  1. 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.

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Mild

Plural
Milds

Mild (plural Milds)
  1. (British) A relatively low-gravity beer, often with a dark colour; mild ale

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From Old Norse mildr.

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  • IPA: /mil/, [milˀ]

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Mild (neuter mildt, definite and plural milde, comparative mildere, superlative mildest)

  1. mild, gentle, soft
  2. light, lenient

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  1. mild

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From Old High German milti.

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mild (milder, am mildesten)

  1. mild

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MildPatrono:Sv-adj-reg

  1. mild, gentle
  2. bland; not hot or strong (about taste of food)
  3. weak; not corrosive or aggressive
    en mild ättiksyralösning
    a weak solution of acetic acid
  4. not extreme; about weather: neither hot nor cold

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