In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1dócilsumisomanso literarymeek and mild — como una malva
- The vicar is distraught, but too meek and mild to withstand his determined churchwarden.
- I wanted to see who would choose to enter and how mean or meek people would be.
- He really believes that women are so meek that we are unable to stand our ground against the onslaught of male debate.
- One of the scientists said that when he fed the chemical to lab rats, they would become completely meek and docile.
- In his youth as a young priest in Banada he was a powerful man in stature, but meek and mild as a child.
- In the same way that people can be too meek, they can also be too aggressive.
- Her bosses are mean to her, she's kind of meek, and doesn't have any friends in the city.
- Possibly he seems a little too meek, and should stand up for himself a bit more.
- Steve had played games with her mind, and she had been meek and submissive.
- Saskia was active and roamed around her cot, lively and feeding hungrily, while Helena was meek, quiet and still.
- She was not surprised, however, at the meek way in which the fallen dictator surrendered.
- Mama is usually very meek and mild, but every once in a while, her true strength surfaces.
- The owner rules both workers and family with a rod of iron but one of his daughters rebels by falling in love with his meek shop assistant.
- What did the Government members on that committee say, in meek, quiet voices?
- But beyond their meek and bland exterior the Smalls inhabit another world.
- Toni shook his hand, a firm handshake at that, and gave him a meek smile.
- One can be quiet, meek and fun, while the other snarls, bites and attacks everything.
- From beginning to end they remained meek and respectful in the presence of their mother and aunt.
- Where your every cell cries out to be meek, you force yourself to be brash.
- They are ultra-competitive on the field but meek and mild and very polite off the field.
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