meekly in a sentence

Example sentences for meekly

Having been denied it, killing three people and then meekly submitting to arrest was a suitable alternative.
What dark matter demands, ordinary matter doesn't always obey meekly.
The humble saint meekly acquiesced without making any reply.
Church officials insist that it is not their job to fall into line meekly with public opinion.
In any case, no one expects that the army will meekly hide away in its barracks.
He bounced out meekly to first to set up the tension-filled bottom of the ninth.
Normally, patrons who weren't quick enough to escape unnoticed would submit meekly to arrest or humiliation.
He calmly pulled a pistol, shot the senator in the wrist, and then meekly surrendered.
The producers meekly removed any scene that offended the church.

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