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docile
used in Lonesome Dove

3 uses
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Definition
easily led or managed
  • The cattle had walked themselves out and were docile for the time being.
    Chapters 32-33 (42% in)
  • Call had taken the precaution of buying a lead steer from the Pumphreys—a big, docile longhorn they called Old Dog.
    Chapters 34-35 (37% in)
  • In a way it pleased him—he had never cared for totally docile horses.
    Chapters 44-45 (42% in)

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