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Definitions of tame:

part of speech: verb transitive

To bring from a wild to a gentle state; subdue; make harmless; as, to tame a wild animal; remove spirit or courage from; make quiet.

part of speech: noun


part of speech: superlative


part of speech: adverb


part of speech: verb transitive

To reduce to a domestic state: to make gentle: to reclaim: to civilize.

part of speech: adjective

Altered from native wildness; made useful to man; subdued; harmless; gentle; lacking in spirit; dull.

part of speech: verb

To reduce from a wild to a domestic state; to civilise; to subdue; to reclaim.

part of speech: adjective

Having lost native wildness and shyness: domesticated: gentle: spiritless: without vigor: dull.

part of speech: adjective

That has lost its native wildness; domestic; mild; gentle; subdued; spiritless; servile; wanting in vigour; dull.

part of speech: comparative


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