What is the opposite of mischievous?

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Adjective
Opposite of causing or showing a fondness for causing trouble, especially in a playful way
“They described him as a well-behaved, shy boy with good manners and an angelic face.”
Adjective
(of an action or statement) Opposite of causing or intended to cause harm or trouble
“It seems a pretty harmless form of entertainment that may even encourage a healthy scepticism in its audience.”
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Opposite of treating serious issues with inappropriate humor
“I was being sincere when I accepted your challenge to a boxing match.”
Adjective
Opposite of having a fun-loving or high-spirited disposition or manner
“He had proved to be an interesting, if slightly morbid and subdued, traveling companion.”
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Opposite of playfully quaint or fanciful, especially in an appealing and amusing way
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Opposite of deliberately or affectedly playful and teasing
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Opposite of causing distress to someone's feelings
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Opposite of having a flippant demeanor that is not appreciated under the circumstances
“Please refrain from making any cute comments while we attempt to have a serious discussion about this matter.”
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Opposite of mischievous, roguish, waggish, rascally or impertinent
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Opposite of inclined or having a tendency to meddle or interfere in other people's business
Adjective
Opposite of having a reasonable chance of success
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Opposite of causing, or capable of causing, harm
“Research shows that having a balanced diet will have a beneficial effect on your health.”
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Opposite of having or showing a cunning and deceitful nature
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Opposite of showing or suggesting that one has knowledge or awareness of something
Adjective
Opposite of bitingly or humorously intelligent in nature
“He had the wit of a dead fish and constantly delivered retorts that were banal and clichéd.”
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