Gentle; pleasant; kind; soft; bland; clement; hence, moderate in degree or quality; -- the opposite of harsh, severe, irritating, violent, disagreeable, etc.; -- applied to persons and things; as, a mild disposition; a mild eye; a mild air; a mild medicine; a mild insanity.
- Gentle or kind in disposition, manners, or behavior.
- Moderate in type, degree, effect, or force: a mild pipe tobacco; a mild sedative.
- Not extreme: a mild winter storm.
- Warm and full of sunshine; pleasant: a mild spring day; mild weather in June.
- Not severe or acute: a mild fever.
- Easily molded, shaped, or worked; malleable: mild steel.
- Texas & Virginia To diminish or decrease. Used of the wind or a storm. See Regional Note at fair1.