• Docile

    Pronunciation

    • RP IPA: /ˈdəʊ.sail/, /ˈdɒ.saɪl/
    • US IPA: /ˈdɑː.səl/, /ˈdɑː.saɪl/

    Origin

    From Middle French docile, from Latin docilis, from docere 'teach'.

    Full definition of docile

    Adjective

    docile

    1. Yielding to control or supervision, direction, or management.
    2. Ready to accept instruction or direction.

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