—adj. 1. amiably gentle or temperate in feeling or behavior toward others.
2. characterized by or showing such gentleness, as manners or speech: a mild voice. 3. not cold, severe, or extreme, as air or weather: mild breezes. 4. not sharp, pungent, or strong: a mild flavor. 5. not acute or serious, as disease: a mild case of flu. 6. gentle or moderate in force or effect: mild penalties. 7. soft; pleasant: mild sunshine. 8. moderate in intensity, degree, or character: mild regret. 9. Brit. Dial.comparatively soft and easily worked, as soil, wood, or stone.
10. Obs.kind or gracious.
—n. Brit.beer that has a blander taste than bitter.