Examples of Milquetoast
A split vote in favor of a middle of the road, milquetoast act is par for the course in Grammy history.
(Forbes - Business, )
He started with 'milquetoast' (a fictional cartoon-strip character) and 'quisling', the name of the army officer who ruled Norway for the Nazis.
(The Independent - Arts & Entertainment, )
After the milquetoast political leaders in Washington agreed to give Boeing a tax break that will last well past all of our retirement years, the aircraft manufacturer could not come to terms with its union.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )
Donald Trump has used prior Republican debates to great effect, with eye-popping statements about his skills and his rivals’ weaknesses to grab headlines, create spectacles, deny other candidates attention and win over voters who are sick of status-quo, milquetoast politicians.
(Los Angeles Times - National News, )
In this age of "peak TV," when hundreds of intricate and highquality shows must fight for survival, the success of a milquetoast show like House Hunters barely makes sense: The proudly formulaic HGTV series follows random homebuyers as they pat down laminate countertops and calmly discuss closet space.
(The Vancouver Sun - Entertainment/Arts, )
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