Synonyms of meek in English:

meek


See definition of meek

adjective

1‘they used to call her Miss Mouse because she was so meek and mild’

SYNONYMS

patient, long-suffering, forbearing, resigned

gentle, quiet, shy, retiring, reverent, peaceful, peaceable, docile, lamblike, mild, demure, modest, humble, lowly, diffident, unassuming, self-effacing, unpretentious, unambitious, unobtrusive

ANTONYMS

impatient, assertive

2‘the meek compliance of our politicians’

SYNONYMS

submissive, yielding, unresisting, obedient, compliant, tame, biddable, tractable, acquiescent, deferential, weak, timid, frightened, spineless, spiritless, unprotesting, like a lamb to the slaughter

informal weak-kneed, wimpish

ANTONYMS

assertive, overbearing