Tamely vs Mildly - What's the difference?

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Tamely is a related term of mildly.


As adverbs the difference between tamely and mildly

is that tamely is in a tame manner while mildly is in a mild manner.

tamely

English

Adverb

(en adverb)
  • In a tame manner.
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    mildly

    English

    Adverb

    (en adverb)
  • In a mild manner.
  • To a mild degree; slightly.
  • a mildly amusing joke

    Derived terms

    * to put it mildly