Thesaurus

meek

adjective

Synonyms & Antonyms of meek

not having or showing any feelings of superiority, self-assertiveness, or showiness
  • a meek girl who quietly went along with whatever her circle of friends wanted

Synonyms for meek

Words Related to meek

Near Antonyms for meek

Antonyms for meek

See the Dictionary Definition 

Learn More About meek

Time Traveler for meek

Time Traveler

The first known use of meek was in the 13th century

See more words from the same century

Thesaurus Entries Near meek

medleys

meek

meekly

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Meek.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/meek. Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

More from Merriam-Webster on meek

Nglish: Translation of meek for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of meek for Arabic Speakers

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Name that Thing: Flower Edition

Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!