adjective, mild·er, mild·est.
Origin of mild
SYNONYMS FOR mild
Examples from the Web for mildness
The mildness by which absolute masters exercise their dominion leaves them masters still.
To say that this is appalling is to state it with a degree of mildness which amounts to insipidity.Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete|Albert Bigelow Paine
He was a small, bearded, wiry man of forty-four or five, who gave you a curious impression of ferocity and mildness mingled.Mushroom Town|Oliver Onions
Not the exuberance of soil; not the mildness of climate; not mines, nor havens, nor rivers.The Miscellaneous Writings and Speeches of Lord Macaulay, Vol. 4 (of 4)|Thomas Babington Macaulay
The mildness of the lamb would only serve to render the wolf more ferocious.History of the Great Reformation, Volume IV|J. H. Merle D'Aubign