The term "more leonine" refers to something that is like a lion in nature or appearance, such as being fierce, brave or strong. The antonyms for "more leonine" would describe something opposite or contrasting, such as timid, weak or cowardly. Other antonyms for "more leonine" could be lethargic, meek, indifferent or submissive. These words are the opposite of the bold and assertive nature associated with lions. Some alternative synonyms to describing something opposite of "more leonine" may be gentle, delicate, or even passive. These words describe qualities that are unlikely to be attributed to lions, but could still be desirable in other situations.
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- calm, effortless, free.