Antonyms of adj mild

3 senses of mild

Sense 1
mild (vs. intense) -- (moderate in type or degree or effect or force; far from extreme; "a mild winter storm"; "a mild fever"; "fortunately the pain was mild"; "a mild rebuke"; "mild criticism")

intense (vs. mild) -- (possessing or displaying a distinctive feature to a heightened degree; "intense heat"; "intense anxiety"; "intense desire"; "intense emotion"; "the skunk's intense acrid odor"; "intense pain"; "enemy fire was intense")
        => aggravated -- (made more severe or intense especially in law; "aggravated assault")
        => bad, big -- (very intense; "a bad headache"; "in a big rage"; "had a big (or bad) shock"; "a bad earthquake"; "a bad storm")
        => blood-and-guts -- (marked by great zeal or violence; "real blood-and-guts fiction"; "blood-and-guts football")
        => brutal, unrelenting -- (harsh; "the brutal summer sun"; "a brutal winter")
        => cold -- (so intense as to be almost uncontrollable; "cold fury gripped him")
        => concentrated -- (intensely focused; "her concentrated passion held them at bay")
        => consuming, overwhelming -- (very intense; "politics is his consuming passion"; "overwhelming joy")
        => deep -- (extreme; "in deep trouble"; "deep happiness")
        => exquisite, keen -- (intense or sharp; "suffered exquisite pain"; "felt exquisite pleasure")
        => extreme, utmost (prenominal), uttermost (prenominal) -- (of the greatest possible degree or extent or intensity; "extreme cold"; "extreme caution"; "extreme pleasure"; "utmost contempt"; "to the utmost degree"; "in the uttermost distress")
        => fierce, tearing, vehement, violent, trigger-happy -- (marked by extreme intensity of emotions or convictions; inclined to react violently; fervid; "fierce loyalty"; "in a tearing rage"; "vehement dislike"; "violent passions")
        => intensified -- (made more intense; "the intensified scrutiny of the candidate's background")
        => intensive -- (characterized by a high degree or intensity; often used as a combining form; "the questioning was intensive"; "intensive care"; "research-intensive"; "a labor-intensive industry")
        => main (prenominal) -- (of force; of the greatest possible intensity; "by main strength")
        => profound -- (of the greatest intensity; complete; "a profound silence"; "a state of profound shock")
        => raging -- (very severe; "a raging thirst"; "a raging toothache")
        => screaming (prenominal) -- (so extremely intense as to evoke screams; "in screaming agony"; "a screaming rage")
        => severe, terrible, wicked -- (intensely or extremely bad or unpleasant in degree or quality; "severe pain"; "a severe case of flu"; "a terrible cough"; "under wicked fire from the enemy's guns"; "a wicked cough")
        => smart -- (painfully severe; "he gave the dog a smart blow")
        => strong -- (not faint or feeble; "a strong odor of burning rubber")
        => terrific -- (very great or intense; "a terrific noise"; "a terrific thunderstorm storm"; "fought a terrific battle")
        => thick, deep -- ((of darkness) very intense; "thick night"; "thick darkness"; "a face in deep shadow"; "deep night")
        => unabated -- (continuing at full strength or intensity; "the winds are unabated"; "the popularity of his books among young people continued unabated")
        => violent, wild -- ((of colors or sounds) intensely vivid or loud; "a violent clash of colors"; "her dress was a violent red"; "a violent noise"; "wild colors"; "wild shouts")

Sense 2
meek, mild, modest -- (humble in spirit or manner; suggesting retiring mildness or even cowed submissiveness; "meek and self-effacing")

INDIRECT (VIA humble) -> proud -- (feeling self-respect or pleasure in something by which you measure your self-worth; or being a reason for pride; "proud parents"; "proud of his accomplishments"; "a proud moment"; "proud to serve his country"; "a proud name"; "proud princes")

Sense 3
balmy, mild, soft -- (mild and pleasant; "balmy days and nights"; "the climate was mild and conducive to life or growth"; "a soft breeze")

INDIRECT (VIA clement) -> inclement -- ((of weather or climate) severe)

Similarity of adj mild

3 senses of mild

Sense 1
mild (vs. intense) -- (moderate in type or degree or effect or force; far from extreme; "a mild winter storm"; "a mild fever"; "fortunately the pain was mild"; "a mild rebuke"; "mild criticism")
       => gentle, soft -- (soft and mild; not harsh or stern or severe; "a gentle reprimand"; "a vein of gentle irony"; "poked gentle fun at him")
       => mild-mannered -- (behaving in or having a mild or gentle manner)
       => moderate, temperate -- (not extreme; "a moderate penalty"; "temperate in his response to criticism")
          Also See-> moderate#1; temperate#2

Sense 2
meek, mild, modest -- (humble in spirit or manner; suggesting retiring mildness or even cowed submissiveness; "meek and self-effacing")
       => humble (vs. proud) -- (marked by meekness or modesty; not arrogant or prideful; "a humble apology"; "essentially humble...and self-effacing, he achieved the highest formal honors and distinctions"- B.K.Malinowski)

Sense 3
balmy, mild, soft -- (mild and pleasant; "balmy days and nights"; "the climate was mild and conducive to life or growth"; "a soft breeze")
       => clement (vs. inclement) -- ((of weather or climate) physically mild; "clement weather")

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