Definition of meekness
OTHER WORDS FROM meeknesso·ver·meek·ness, noun
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How to use meekness in a sentence
Meekness is less than ever an attractive quality in American life.
By the weekend, there was only a self-conscious meekness from the Republican leadership.
Put us not to confusion, but deal with us according to thy meekness, and according to the multitude of thy mercies.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version|Various
In money matters modesty and meekness are oftentimes great faults, and the contrary qualities are of infinite use.Black Diamonds|Mr Jkai
I, with grudging meekness and a prayer for another five minutes devoted to the deglutition of another liqueur brandy, acquiesced.Jaffery|William J. Locke
“I am afraid it is not very becoming,” said Annie with the meekness of those who inherit the earth.The Butterfly House|Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
Meekness and humility, His characteristic traits, are virtues edifying in the extreme but in no way picturesque.The History of Modern Painting, Volume 1 (of 4)|Richard Muther