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 for Meekest
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Meek \Meek\ (m[=e]k), a. [Compar. Meeker (m[=e]k"[~e]r);
     superl. Meekest.] [OE. mek, meoc; akin to Icel. mj[=u]kr
     mild, soft, Sw. mjuk, Dan. myg, D. muik, Goth. mukam[=o]dei
     gentleness.]
     1. Mild of temper; not easily provoked or orritated; patient
        under injuries; not vain, or haughty, or resentful;
        forbearing; submissive.
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              Now the man Moses was very meek.      --Num. xii. 3.
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     2. Evincing mildness of temper, or patience; characterized by
        mildness or patience; as, a meek answer; a meek face. "Her
        meek prayer." --Chaucer.
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     Syn: Gentle; mild; soft; yielding; pacific; unassuming;
          humble. See Gentle.
          [1913 Webster] Meek

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