What is tame?

  • (verb): Correct by punishment or discipline.
    Synonyms: chasten, subdue
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on tame, tames:

List Of Tales Media - Video Games - Escort Titles - Tales of The World, Narikiri Dungeon, Radiant Mythology
2007 September 7, 2007 RPG For Your Sake (きみのためのRPG, Kimi no tame no RPG?) Notes Released on PlayStation Portable. 29, 2009 None None RPG For Your Sake (君のためのRPG, Kimi no tame no RPG?) Notes Released on PlayStation Portable ... Radiant Mythology 3 February 10, 2011 None None RPG For Your Sake (君のためのRPG, Kimi no tame no RPG?) Notes Released on PlayStation Portable ...
Illyrian Languages - Illyrian Vocabulary
... tame, dialectal Germ ... domāre "to tame", domitor "tamer", Gk ... dāmyáti "he is tame he tames", Rus ...
Raja Desingu - Plot
... coming under his dominion whose ruler manages to tame a wild horse in his stable ... Despite trying very hard, he failed to tame the wild horse and imprisoned by the Sultan of Delhi ... The dauntless Desingu manages to tame the stallion and ride it, to the loud cheers of the huge audience ...
List Of Canal Junctions In The United Kingdom
... Rushall Junction Southern limit of the Rushall Canal where it meets the Tame Valley Canal grid reference SP030947 Salford Junction The Grand Union Canal and Tame Valley Canal meet the ... grid reference SP003898 Tame Valley Junction Western limit of the Tame Valley Canal where it meets the Walsall Canal grid reference SO976936 Wappenshall ...
List Of Mills In Tameside - Mills in Dukinfield
... the Garforth's Private Branch Canal off the Peak Forest Canal and the River Tame, was sold to John Stanley an ironmaster for an ironworks ... Eye Mill ") 72 ... Notes Bridge Eye is a loop in the River Tame ... Bowkers and Ball moved their business to the Tame Valley Mill, where they remained until 1996 ...

More definitions of "tame":

  • (adj): Very restrained or quiet.
    Example: "A tame Christmas party"; "she was one of the tamest and most abject creatures imaginable with no will or power to act but as directed"
  • (adj): Flat and uninspiring.
  • (adj): Brought from wildness into a domesticated state.
    Example: "Tame animals"; "fields of tame blueberries"
    Synonyms: tamed
  • (verb): Make fit for cultivation, domestic life, and service to humans.
    Synonyms: domesticate
  • (adj): Very docile.
    Example: "Tame obedience"
    Synonyms: meek

Famous quotes containing the word tame:

    To tame a tiger one has to know its nature.
    Chinese proverb.

    I fancy it must be the quantity of animal food eaten by the English which renders their character insusceptible of civilisation. I suspect it is in their kitchens and not in their churches that their reformation must be worked, and that Missionaries of that description from [France] would avail more than those who should endeavor to tame them by precepts of religion or philosophy.
    Thomas Jefferson (1743–1826)

    We must accept or refuse one another as we are. I could tame a hyena more easily than my Friend. He is a material which no tool of mine will work.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)