"As docile as Daisy" might have been a proverb in the neighborhood, so general was this view of her nature.
But Alice was supposed to be a widow; and Alice was so meek, so docile, so motherly.
He was not used among his docile Canadians to any such speech as this.
She had been a docile pupil, but was incapable of any real progress.
But for all that they were docile, contented ...