What is the opposite of mild?

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Opposite of marked by levels that are neither too high nor too low
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Opposite of gentle and not easily provoked
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Opposite of not severe, serious, or harsh
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Opposite of not aggressive or violent in nature
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(of food, drink, or tobacco) Opposite of not sharp, hot, or strong in flavour
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Opposite of kind or lenient, often to excess
“His parents were strict disciplinarians who often had unrealistic expectations.”
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Opposite of readily conforming to the authority or will of others
“The women's defiant attitude was the greatest surprise to the authorities who expected tears, supplication and general weakness.”
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Opposite of having an easy-going mood or temperament
“Jim has an anxious personality and persistently worries about trivial things.”
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Opposite of expressing subtlety of a particular quality as opposed to intense
“The others were ready to go, standing slowly and squinting against the intense light.”
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Opposite of having a kind or caring nature
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Opposite of not easily upset or excited
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Opposite of not objectionable or harmful
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Opposite of inclined to avoid conflict or dissent
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Opposite of quiet, and ready to do what other people say
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Opposite of providing physical comfort
“We went away for a quick holiday but the kids made it rather stressful.”
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Opposite of characterized by patience and indulgence
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Opposite of lacking flavour
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(of the weather) Opposite of summery in nature
“Animals instinctively know how to prepare for the wintry weather.”
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Opposite of inoffensive in nature
“Feel free to raise any topics you wish to discuss, regardless of how provocative they may be.”
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Opposite of not bound by rigid standards
“Laura has a rigorous diet when it comes to her fitness regime.”
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Opposite of not showy or lively
“The French composer Charles Gounod's bicentenary has been a lively affair so far.”
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Opposite of remaining calm even in situations that would cause many others to become angry, frustrated, panicky, etc.
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Opposite of pleasant and satisfactory
“The layout of the apartment was bad, and the kitchen was too small.”
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Opposite of friendly, good-natured, or easy to talk to
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Opposite of even-tempered and reasonable
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Opposite of changed from the wild state so as to become useful and obedient to humans
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Opposite of of or pertaining to euphemism
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Opposite of not displaying emotion
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Opposite of humble in position or status
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(of food or drink) Opposite of unseasoned, mild-tasting, or insipid
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Opposite of tranquil in nature
“We had to cancel our picnic at the park because of the stormy weather.”
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Opposite of in a state of comfort and relaxation
“They all saw Dawn as their sworn enemy, which made for an uncomfortable weekend away for me because I was now seen as a traitor.”
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Opposite of accommodating or permissive in nature
“No surprise then that writers so often prove such a stubborn, contrary lot.”
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(of a liquid or solution) Opposite of significantly diluted
“The broth was concentrated, packed with spices and full of flavor.”
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