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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Middle French docile, from Latin docilis, from docere (teach).

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docile (comparative more docile, superlative most docile)

  1. Ready to accept instruction or direction; obedient; subservient.
  2. Yielding to control or supervision, direction, or management.

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin docilis.

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docile (plural dociles)

  1. docile.

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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin docilis.

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docile (masculine and feminine plural docili)

  1. compliant, obedient, mild
  2. docile, meek

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