Sentence Examples


  • The women he remembered were docile and silent.
  • The next morning she was very docile, but evidently homesick.
  • They are a timid, quiet, docile race, and although addicted to drinking not quarrelsome.
  • Docile and easily tamed when young, old males of many of the species become exceedingly morose and savage in captivity.
  • While this opportunity of educating and training a docile people was in the main neglected, savage abuse of power by their chiefs was prevented.