mild
adjective
1. (person, remark) 
a. apacible, afable 
2. (food) 
a. suave 
3. (punishment, illness, criticism) 
a. leve 
4. (climate) 
a. benigno(a), suave 
5. (displeasure, amusement) 
a. ligero(a) 
Noun
6. (beer) (United Kingdom) 
a. la cerveza tostada (F) 
mild [maɪld]
adjective
milder (comparative)mildest (superlative)
1 (not severe) [+winter] moderado; poco frío; [+weather, climate, evening] templado
it's very mild for the time of year no hace mucho frío para esta época del año
2 (not strong) [+cheese, cigar, detergent, shampoo, sedative] suave; [+curry] suave; no muy picante; [+protest] moderado; [+criticism] suave; moderado
a mild cheese is best for this dish this cheese is too mild for my liking a mild chilli sauce
he issued a mild rebuke to his Republican opponents reprendió a sus oponentes republicanos con cierta suavidad
he objected strenuously even to this mild criticism mild cigarettes are less harmful to the health the patient was administered a mild sedative
3 (not serious) [+fever] ligero; [+infection] pequeño; [+symptoms] leve
he had a mild stroke last year tuvo un derrame cerebral de poca seriedad el año pasado; I had a mild case of food poisoning tuve una ligera intoxicación
4 (slight) [+pain] leve; ligero
they looked at the object with mild curiosity
they listened with mild interest escuchaban con cierto interés
she nodded in mild amusement
he turned to Mona with a look of mild confusion/surprise se volvió hacia Mona y la miró ligeramente confundido/sorprendido
5 (pleasant) [+person, voice] afable; dulce; [+words] dulce; [+disposition] tranquilo; apacible; [+manner] afable
a man of mild disposition
noun
(Britain) (beer) cerveza suave y de color oscuro
modifier
mild steel (n) acero con bajo contenido carbónico
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