He wanted purity, docility, absolute devotion to her husband—and plump white arms.
Their docility would render their complete reduction very easy.
Shockingly, for the crab doesn't exactly take to the net with docility.
Friedrich supposed that some form had been omitted, and returned with docility to the Federal Building.
Kate looked up, too surprised by her sister's docility to do anything but nod.
His docility did not seem to be produced by fear or constraint, but the result of perfect confidence.
He helped his sister with blind love and docility in her household duties.
Mr. Failor spoke of the Jersey-Reds as his favorite breed for docility and other essentials.
The team was purely American—that is to say, almost human in its intelligence and docility.
These are noted for their affectionate disposition and docility.
1550s, from French docilité (15c.), from Latin docilitatem (nominative docilitas), from docilis (see docile).