Docility - definition, transcription

Amer.  |doʊˈsɪlɪti|
Brit.  |dəʊˈsɪlɪti|

noun

- the trait of being agreeably submissive and manageable

Examples

His students were docile and eager to learn.

...a docile young pony that went wherever it was led...

He resigned himself with a docility that gave little augury of his future greatness.

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