What is the opposite of violent?

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Opposite of involving physical conflict, or having a propensity to use physical force
“I'm still a rebel, but express my anger in peaceful ways.”
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Opposite of using or involving physical force with the intention of causing injury or destruction
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“He laid his hand upon her pretty brown hair with a gentle touch.”
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Opposite of significant or extreme in degree or intensity
“For some people involved in creative undertakings, a mild sense of anxiety is necessary to stimulate them.”
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Opposite of having or proceeding from an extreme or fanatical support of or belief in something
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Opposite of characteristic of great strength 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 intensely painful
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Opposite of involving or showing violence and bloodshed
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Opposite of inclined to behave in a reckless or outrageous manner
“Even in the face of adversity, she was calm and taught them the meaning of indomitable courage and optimism.”
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Opposite of having an unstable state of mind
“I can accurately recognize a sane person because I used to be crazy once.”
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Opposite of not controllable
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Opposite of having or producing a sudden and intense piercing sensation
“I endured a dull pain in my head for the rest of the day.”
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Opposite of shockingly bad or excessive
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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 acting or done quickly and without thought or care
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Opposite of very showy or ornamented, now especially when excessive, or in a tasteless or vulgar manner
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Opposite of behaving or done in a determined and forceful way
“His argument, both weak and unpersuasive, was met with silence from the audience.”
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