What is the opposite of fierce?

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Opposite of having or displaying a violent or ferocious aggressiveness
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“They were gentle people who went quietly about their lives, always willing and glad to be able to lend a helping hand to neighbors and friends.”
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(of the elements) Opposite of severe and powerful, especially to the point of being destructive
“They noticed that the air was still fresh, and that a gentle wind blew toward them.”
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Opposite of marked intense, animated, or violent activity
“Formerly they were civil and kind, and we all got on famously together.”
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(of a feeling or emotion) Opposite of showing a heartfelt and powerful intensity
“There is an instant change from mild anger and heavy annoyance to startled astonishment and disbelief.”
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Opposite of having or showing passion in the pursuit of a goal
“He is good with the kids, but too unambitious to make anything of his life.”
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(of a sensation or feeling) Opposite of excruciating in nature
“Most patients have only mild symptoms, such as palpitations or the sensation that their heart is beating rapidly.”
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Opposite of characteristic of great power or forcefulness
“Ida had kept him awake while he drowsed his way up the old King's Trace in eastern Missouri, feverish and weak.”
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Opposite of very keenly or deeply felt
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Opposite of not domesticated
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Opposite of extreme in intensity
“The two opposing groups had a half-hearted fight before going their separate ways.”
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Opposite of boldly self-assured
“The barbarians were subdued and became submissive to the enchantress' whims.”
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Opposite of involving much activity, debate, or interest
“We expected a fiery debate, but as it turned out, the audience was very dispassionate about the subject.”
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(informal) Opposite of extremely unpleasant or disagreeable in nature
“This unusual salad looks pretty on a plate and has a pleasant taste.”
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Opposite of requiring, or involving, great mental or physical effort
“This is an undemanding walk on a good track, taking twenty minutes each way.”
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Opposite of highly critical in nature
“We have received some very complimentary remarks from our customers about the facilities and the services we offer.”
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Opposite of filled with hatred or intense rivalry (towards another or each other)
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Opposite of fiercely competitive in nature
“Our team won the tournament easily as the other teams were largely noncompetitive.”
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Opposite of deeply angered but not outwardly displaying it
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Opposite of causing great and irreparable damage
“A small nondestructive tsunami wave was reported to have hit the east coast of England and other countries around the North Sea.”
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Opposite of having or showing a strong desire and determination to succeed
“He maintained that last-borns are often spoiled and lazy because they don't have younger siblings challenging them.”
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Opposite of acting or done quickly and without thought or care
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Opposite of having or showing eagerness or enthusiasm towards an activity
“I was just a casual follower of tennis, but a fanatic enthusiast of basketball.”
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