Docile is an adjective that is used to describe something which is easily managed or handled. Easily taught, led or controlled.


  1. The teacher had circumvented the originally misbehaving students, into those who are now ‘docile’ and also eager to learn.
  2. She had a ‘docile’ cat, which listened to each and every single one of her commands.
  3. Their kids were the opposite of ‘docile’.

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