What does the word meek mean?

Usage examples for meek

  1. Then Evangeline said, and her voice was meek and submissive, " Let me remain with thee, for my soul is sad and afflicted." – The Complete Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  2. There we see that the marks of the spiritual man are that he will be a meek man; and that he will have power, and love to help and restore those that are fallen. – The Master's Indwelling by Andrew Murray
  3. I flatter myself that I quite look the part,- my meek, brown serge and cotton gloves and my oldest shoes and a well- meaning little hat which took more courage than all the rest. – Jane Journeys On by Ruth Comfort Mitchell