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synonyms for sheeplike

  • attentive
  • compliant
  • deferential
  • devoted
  • docile
  • dutiful
  • faithful
  • law-abiding
  • loyal
  • respectful
  • subservient
  • acquiescent
  • amenable
  • at one's beck and call
  • biddable
  • complaisant
  • controllable
  • docious
  • duteous
  • governable
  • honoring
  • in one's clutches
  • in one's pocket
  • in one's power
  • obeisant
  • obliging
  • observant
  • on a string
  • pliant
  • regardful
  • resigned
  • reverential
  • tame
  • tractable
  • under control
  • venerating
  • well-trained
  • willing
  • wrapped around finger
  • yielding

antonyms for sheeplike

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  • disloyal
  • disobedient
  • inconsiderate
  • inconstant
  • neglectful
  • unfaithful
  • contrary
  • insolent
  • misbehaving
  • mutinous
  • obstinate
  • rebellious
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How to use sheeplike in a sentence

He was positively sheeplike in his mansuetude, whereas I had intended to make him a stern avenger of virtue.
A TOP-FLOOR IDYLGEORGE VAN SCHAICK
They had learned the enormous advantage their stronger personality gave them against the masses of sheeplike Asiatics.
THE GREAT EVENTS BY FAMOUS HISTORIANS, VOL. 2VARIOUS
Most of my generation will be sheeplike, moving as part of the herd, because of their conditioning.
THIS CROWDED EARTHROBERT BLOCH
The youth refused to kill himself with the sheeplike docility of so many of his contemporaries.
DARKNESS AND DAWNFREDERIC W. FARRAR
He had a dull eye, a long, sheeplike nose and a wagging under lip; and Natalie vowed he was half-witted.
TWO ON THE TRAILHULBERT FOOTNER
I turned quickly and saw his long sheeplike face close to mine.
SOLANDER'S RADIO TOMBELLIS PARKER BUTLER
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