mild ADJECTIVE 1) gentle and not easily provoked. 2) of moderate severity, intensity, or effect. 3) not sharp or strong in flavour. 4) (of weather) moderately warm; less cold than expected.
NOUN Brit. a kind of dark beer not strongly flavoured with hops.
DERIVATIVES mildish adjective mildly adverb mildness noun.
ORIGIN Old English.

English terms dictionary. 2015.