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Example sentences for meek

Though mild and meek in his personal relations, he was harsh and passionate in the press and on the platform.
In this psychological thriller, the meek protagonist makes a pact with a shadowy, wild boy.
But more telling was his demeanor: meek, glumly downcast, defeated and drained.
The strong do not willingly yield to the meek.
They don't name hairstyles after the meek.
This seems fairly meek stuff compared with what other cities might do.
Two to three former customers drop by daily to offer meek apologies.
Do not be apologetic or meek.
Of course, others may have agreed with him, but were too meek to speak up.
Parishioners these days are very different from the meek flocks of a generation ago.
Several profs backed him up and said that yes, they'd reported students to him and they'd come back meek as lambs.
The fair meek blossom that grew up and faded by my side.
So, fellow consumers, let us not be meek about this: let us call their bluff.
Meek told the officers that he had smoked marijuana earlier.

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