The definition of docile is defined as a passive person or thing.(adjective)
An example of docile is a Guinea pig.
See docile in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: Fr < L docilis, easily taught < docere, to teach: see decent
See docile in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Latin docilis
Origin: , from docēre, to teach; see dek- in Indo-European roots.
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