Word "TAME" Definitions:


Part of Speech:
Verb
Definition:
correct by punishment or discipline
Synonyms:
chasten, subdue

Part of Speech:
Verb
Definition:
make less strong or intense; soften
Synonyms:
moderate, tone down
Examples:
The author finally tamed some of his potentially offensive statements

Part of Speech:
Verb
Definition:
overcome the wildness of; make docile and tractable
Synonyms:
domesticate, domesticise, domesticize, reclaim
Examples:
He tames lions for the circus

Crossword Clues for TAME

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Clue Source Date
Inoffensively dull Wall Street Journal 25 Jun 2022
Like a controlled lion Family Time 20 Jun 2022
Domesticated Newsday 14 Jun 2022
Domesticate The Guardian Speedy 05 Jun 2022
Not at all exciting Wall Street Journal 04 Jun 2022
Not particularly exciting Wall Street Journal 25 May 2022
Domesticate The Guardian Quick 20 May 2022
Gentle, as a horse Family Time 02 May 2022
Like a housecat but not a wildcat USA Today 05 Apr 2022
Get under control The Washington Post 29 Mar 2022
Get under control LA Times Daily 29 Mar 2022
Dull and unexciting team thrashed The Times Cryptic 23 Mar 2022
Hardly risque Universal 27 Feb 2022
Insipid Newsday 25 Feb 2022
Domesticate Universal 02 Feb 2022
Not wild Thomas Joseph 17 Jan 2022
Opposite of wild The Washington Post Sunday 16 Jan 2022
Domesticated LA Times Daily 22 Dec 2021
Not wild Thomas Joseph 13 Dec 2021
Domesticated USA Today 13 Dec 2021
Docile Eugene Sheffer 11 Nov 2021
Unexciting Thomas Joseph 30 Oct 2021
Opposite of feral USA Today 28 Oct 2021
Unlikely to bite Newsday 24 Oct 2021
Subdued New York Times 24 Oct 2021
Not particularly exciting Wall Street Journal 21 Oct 2021
English runner turns up to train Irish Times Crosaire 08 Oct 2021
Unexciting Thomas Joseph 02 Oct 2021
Not racy Universal 10 Sep 2021
Docile Premier Sunday 05 Sep 2021
Not threatening LA Times Daily 20 Aug 2021
Not threatening The Washington Post 20 Aug 2021
Docile Eugene Sheffer 17 Aug 2021
Not wild, as a horse Family Time 15 Aug 2021
Domesticated Wall Street Journal 09 Aug 2021
Hardly thrill-filled Newsday 08 Jul 2021
Domesticated Canadiana 05 Jul 2021
Domesticated The Times Concise 17 Jun 2021
Processed meat not wild The Sun Two Speed 12 Jun 2021
Domesticated Newsday 02 Jun 2021
Gentle New York Times 27 May 2021
English runner turns up to train Irish Times Crosaire 10 Apr 2021
Gentle, as a horse Newsday 05 Apr 2021
Docile Eugene Sheffer 31 Mar 2021
Far from feral Universal 05 Mar 2021
House-trained in flat? Irish Times Crosaire 24 Feb 2021
Not wild, as a horse Family Time 15 Feb 2021
Domesticated USA Today 08 Feb 2021
Not wild Thomas Joseph 19 Jan 2021
Get under control USA Today 24 Dec 2020
Unexciting Thomas Joseph 09 Dec 2020
Not likely to bite USA Today 17 Nov 2020
Subdue New York Times 13 Nov 2020
Mild New York Times 08 Nov 2020
No longer wild USA Today 30 Oct 2020
Dull morning following temperature close to heatwave The Telegraph Toughie 22 Sep 2020
Domesticate The Sun Two Speed 22 Sep 2020
Soften chopped meat The Sun Two Speed 22 Sep 2020
Domesticate Universal 20 Sep 2020
Docile in disposition Newsday 30 Aug 2020
Gentle, as zoo animals Newsday 26 Aug 2020
Hardly risque Universal 20 Aug 2020
Lackluster Newsday 20 Aug 2020
Not feral USA Today 18 Aug 2020
Domesticate USA Today 04 Aug 2020
Gentle, as petting zoo animals Newsday 29 Jun 2020
Unlikely to titillate LA Times Daily 27 Jun 2020
Unlikely to titillate The Washington Post 27 Jun 2020
Domesticate The Telegraph Quick 23 Jun 2020
Unlikely to bite Newsday 10 Jun 2020
Domesticate The Washington Post 08 May 2020
Domesticate LA Times Daily 08 May 2020
Domesticated, docile Irish Times Simplex 07 May 2020
Not wild USA Today 05 May 2020
Gentle, as petting-zoo animals Newsday 04 May 2020
No longer wild Newsday 22 Apr 2020
Like a not wild horse Family Time 06 Apr 2020
Bring under control USA Today 22 Mar 2020
Domesticated The Telegraph Quick 02 Mar 2020
Mild, not wild USA Today 20 Feb 2020
Uninspiring side, second to finish The Telegraph Cryptic 13 Feb 2020
Broken in The Times Concise 09 Feb 2020
Not spicy, so to speak
Not the least bit scandalous Wall Street Journal 17 Dec 2019
Docile Universal 08 Dec 2019
Subdued New York Times 01 Dec 2019
No longer feral Wall Street Journal 26 Nov 2019
Not wild The Telegraph Quick 01 Oct 2019
Unlikely to bite USA Today 17 Sep 2019
Control LA Times Daily 15 Sep 2019
Control The Washington Post 15 Sep 2019
Get under control The Washington Post 02 Sep 2019
Get under control LA Times Daily 02 Sep 2019
Like the sexual references in PG-13 movies New York Times 15 Aug 2019
Not very 96 Down Newsday 23 Jun 2019
Pedestrian Wall Street Journal 08 Jun 2019
Not particularly exciting Wall Street Journal 13 May 2019
It's fairly harmless what's in the First Amendment Irish Times Crosaire 17 Apr 2019
Unthreatening The Washington Post 14 Apr 2019
Unthreatening LA Times Daily 14 Apr 2019
Not apt to bite USA Today 09 Apr 2019
Lacking zest USA Today 18 Mar 2019
Like petting zoo animals USA Today 22 Feb 2019
Not particularly exciting
Far from daring
Like petting zoo animals
Not apt to bite
Pedestrian
Unlikely to bite
Control
Lacking zest
Get under control
Like the sexual references in PG-13 movies
Unthreatening
Break, as a horse Family Time 30 Dec 2018
Not wild raising what's contained in source material Irish Times Crosaire 17 Dec 2018
Broken on a ranch Universal 28 Nov 2018
Hardly a threat The Washington Post 28 Oct 2018
Hardly a threat LA Times Daily 28 Oct 2018
Far from controversial The Washington Post Sunday 14 Oct 2018
Opposite of wild Family Time 14 Oct 2018
Like petting-zoo animals USA Today 29 Sep 2018
Like circus animals Universal 29 Sep 2018
Wild's opposite New York Times 03 Sep 2018
Far from edgy The Washington Post Sunday 02 Sep 2018
Unlikely to excite Newsday 25 Aug 2018
Bring under control Newsday 21 Aug 2018
Lacking in edge The Washington Post Sunday 05 Aug 2018
Domesticate Newsday 16 Jul 2018
Having hardly any spice New York Times 21 Jun 2018
Suitable for a petting zoo USA Today 13 Jun 2018
Manage, as unruly hair USA Today 05 Jun 2018
Like a broken horse Family Time 07 May 2018
Domesticated The Chronicle of Higher Education 30 Mar 2018
Restrained The Telegraph Quick 10 Mar 2018
Hardly thrill-filled Newsday 03 Mar 2018
Like animals in a petting zoo USA Today 07 Feb 2018
Docile Canadiana 22 Jan 2018
Mild Jonesin 09 Jan 2018
Spiritless Newsday 06 Jan 2018
Like circus animals
Not feral Universal 01 Jan 2018
Hardly a threat
Suitable for a petting zoo
Manage, as unruly hair
Wild's opposite
Domesticated
Broken on a ranch
Like petting-zoo animals
Like animals in a petting zoo
Having hardly any spice
Broken by a dude Universal 28 Nov 2017
Not at all wild Wall Street Journal 27 Nov 2017
Broken, in a way USA Today 21 Nov 2017
Domesticated New York Times 20 Nov 2017
Get under control Newsday 14 Nov 2017
Not wild New York Times 31 Oct 2017
Not wild Wall Street Journal 30 Oct 2017
unlikely to bite Family Time 22 Oct 2017
Hardly envelope-pushing LA Times Daily 28 Sep 2017
Hardly envelope-pushing The Washington Post 28 Sep 2017
Unlikely to bite LA Times Daily 30 Jul 2017
Unlikely to bite The Washington Post 30 Jul 2017
Housebroken Universal 17 Jul 2017
Make docile Newsday 03 Jul 2017
Domesticate New York Times 02 Jul 2017
Domesticated Universal 21 Jun 2017
Small thanks given to this writer, being dull The Telegraph Cryptic 16 Jun 2017
Not very exciting Newsday 04 Jun 2017
Docile Newsday 16 Apr 2017
Blandly uncontroversial Wall Street Journal 27 Feb 2017
Responding to commands, say Wall Street Journal 21 Feb 2017
Tone down LA Times Daily 13 Jan 2017
Tone down
Unlikely to bite
Not wild
Domesticated
Broken, in a way
Domesticate
Broken by a dude
Hardly envelope-pushing
Broken, as a wild bronco Universal 13 Dec 2016
Like a gentle G-rated movie, say The Washington Post 09 Dec 2016
Not exciting; cooperative The Times Concise 22 Nov 2016
Unexciting LA Times Daily 16 Nov 2016
Drab Jonesin 04 Oct 2016
See 58-Across New York Times 28 Sep 2016
Hardly controversial Wall Street Journal 24 Aug 2016
Domesticated Family Time 22 Aug 2016
Broken The Washington Post 11 Aug 2016
Not very racy USA Today 24 Jul 2016
Not needing to be broken Universal 01 Jul 2016
Hardly heart-pounding Universal 24 Jun 2016
Break, as a horse Universal 19 Jun 2016
Hardly racy The Washington Post 06 Jun 2016
Like petting zoo animals Universal 05 Jun 2016
Not at all ferocious Universal 04 Jun 2016
Far from racy USA Today 26 May 2016
Domesticated The Washington Post 25 May 2016
Insipid Newsday 21 May 2016
Unlikely to bite Universal 12 May 2016
Like a broken bronc Universal 09 May 2016
Break New York Times 05 May 2016
Civilize New York Times 04 May 2016
Lacking in excitement Wall Street Journal 02 May 2016
Hardly boundary-pushing LA Times Daily 30 Apr 2016
Not that exciting LA Times Daily 22 Apr 2016
Tone down Newsday 25 Mar 2016
Not very exciting Wall Street Journal 16 Mar 2016
Hardly daring Wall Street Journal 04 Mar 2016
Broken, as a bronco New York Times 02 Mar 2016
Not wild at all USA Today 14 Feb 2016
Domesticated, thanks to me The Sun Two Speed 24 Jan 2016
Break from the wild side? Universal 20 Jan 2016
Housebroken USA Today 09 Jan 2016
See 58-Across
Break from the wild side?
Break, as a horse
Like petting zoo animals
Not wild at all
Not very racy
Housebroken
Not at all ferocious
Not needing to be broken
Far from racy
Unexciting
Make jump through hoops, maybe The Washington Post 23 Dec 2015
Gentle, as a horse Universal 18 Dec 2015
Thank me for being meek The Sun Two Speed 30 Nov 2015
Docile The Sun Two Speed 30 Nov 2015
Bring under control LA Times Daily 24 Nov 2015
Not wildly exciting The Telegraph Cryptic 23 Nov 2015
Not wild Eugene Sheffer 16 Nov 2015
Teach, in a way LA Times Daily 12 Nov 2015
Not wild, domesticated The Times Concise 26 Oct 2015
Subdue LA Times Daily 09 Oct 2015
Domesticated Wall Street Journal 14 Sep 2015
Get control of LA Times Daily 06 Sep 2015
Uninspiring volunteers on edges of marquee The Telegraph Cryptic 25 Aug 2015
Spiritless New York Times 05 Aug 2015
Not wild at all Universal 29 May 2015
Soothe, as a savage beast USA Today 27 Mar 2015
Bring under control Jonesin 15 Jan 2015
No longer wild
Soothe, as a savage beast
Get under control Jonesin 01 Jan 2015
Far from racy
Bring under control
Domesticate
Domesticate
Domesticated
Make docile
Not wild at all
Bring under control
Gentle, as a horse
Get control of
Subdue
Teach, in a way
Subdue
Spiritless
Gentle
Lacking in excitement
Domesticated
Break
Tone down
Like a pussycat
Break, as a horse
Not too exciting
Make manageable
PG-rated
Get under control
Break
Get under control
Far from feisty
Domesticated
Domesticate
Far from exciting
Lacking spice
Domesticated
Not so tough
Not at all wild
Unexciting
Docile
Broken
Bring under control
Lacking excitement
Docile
Broken
Docile
Sans spice
Like most pets
Hardly exciting
Busted, as a horse
Broken in, as a horse
Not likely to bite
Like pets
Gentle Pixies song?
Like ballad
Hardly exciting
Mild, not wild
No longer wild
Unexciting
Unlikely to bite
Unexciting
Not feral
Broken, say
Unexciting
Control
Domesticate
Domesticated
Get under control
Not likely to bite
Subdue
Innocuous
Lacking spice
Not very exciting
Domesticated
Like the rides in a kiddie park
Not feral
Not likely to bite
Make docile
Like soft rock
Like the rides in a kiddie park
Break, as a wild horse
Busted, like a bronco
Make gentle
Like most pets
Hardly heart-pounding
Unlikely to attack
Not feral
Make the wild mild
Lacking spice
Change from wild to mild
Rein in
Not wild, as a horse
Unexciting
Broken
Insipid
Far from titillating
Subdued Pixies song?
Not very edgy
Rein in
Not very edgy
Not too exciting
Hardly racy
Docile
Rein in
Not exciting
Like a "broken" horse
Docile
Far from titillating
Hardly racy
Lacking spice
Pettable
No longer wild
Not very racy
Like housecats
Gentle
Pettable
Lacking spice
Unlikely to offend
Unlikely to bite
Under control
Broken, in a way
Not very exciting
Hardly risque
Easy to manage
Not exactly exciting
Broken, in a way
Easy to handle
Get under control
Serviceable but harmless
Broken, in a way
Not exactly exciting
Easy to manage
Bring under control
Like pets
Not wild
Unexciting
Far from exciting
Like pets
Not exciting
Unlikely to offend
Lacking in excitement
Far from exciting
Docile
Gentle
Kind of dull
Make the wild mild
Domesticate
Not apt to bite
Thrill-less
Break, in a way
Tone down
Watered down
Dull, as a party
Mild
Not exactly thrilling
Dull, as a party
Meek and mild
Hardly racy
Gentle
Not apt to bite
Under control
Not risque at all
Break, in a way
Break, in a way
Bust, in a way
Break, so to speak
Easy to manage
Kind of dull
Like petting-zoo animals
Broken-in
Break
Unlikely to bite
Gentle, as a horse
Gentle
Not apt to bite
Under control
Unlikely to bite
Submissive
Hardly racy
Easy to manage
Submissive
Easy to handle
Like housepets
Domesticate
Broken to the saddle
Domesticate
Sluggish
Doesn't support
Like housepets
Subdued
Not feral
Subdue
Do some circus work
Docile
Far from shocking
Crack the whip at, perhaps
Under control
Lacking excitement
Broken to the saddle
Unresisting
Domestic
Far from risqué
Bring under control
Easy to manage
Make the wild mild
Like a house pet
Not feral
Like a broken horse
Not hard to handle
Far from shocking
Work with circus tigers
Bust, in a way
Spiritless
Broken, in a way
Not electric
Domesticated
Work with circus tigers
Not at all wild
Soften
Busted
Domestic
Domesticated
Like most pets
Rather dull
Like most pets
Less than exciting
Do some circus work
Get under control, as a circus animal
Unlikely to bite
Docile
Unlikely to bite
Get under control, as a circus animal
Somewhat boring
Run-of-the-mill
Innocuous
Gentle, as a horse
Easily calmed
Hardly heart-pounding
Mild
Subdue
Easy to manage
Unresisting
Domesticated
Broken on the ranch
Conquer
Barely risqué
Tone down
Dull as dishwater
Like a pussycat
Housebroken
Domesticate
Docile
Hardly risque
Not challenging
Break, in a way
Like kiddie rides
Broken, in a way
Break, in a way
Unthreatening
Get under control
Hardly heart-pounding
Hardly racy
Ready for the circus
Lacking thrills
Change from wild to mild
Like a broken bronc
Like a broken horse
Not feral
Broken, in a way
Broken on the ranch
Broken on the ranch
Far from exciting
Domesticated
Hardly heart-pounding
Work with a chair, maybe
Control lions
Bland
Far from exciting
Hardly feisty
Mild-mannered
Far from shocking
Mediocre, in a way
Subdued
Subdued
Control a bronc
Not exciting
Break
Hardly fierce
Far from exciting
Busted?
Not feral
Unthreatening
Broken
Broken as a bronco
Work with circus lions
Mild-mannered
Subdue
Make the wild mild
Crack the whip at, maybe
Under control
Bust a bronc
Soothe, as a savage beast
Run-of-the-mill
Bring under control
Unlikely to bite
Busted
Broken, perhaps
Not at all ferocious
Get under control
Subjugate
Hardly exciting
Not spicy
Tractable
Mild
Mild-mannered
Unracy
Not at all exciting
Hardly boisterous
Manageable
Watered down
Not racy
Friendly to humans
Unresisting
Unthreatening
Hardly feisty
Housebroken
Emulate Clyde Beatty
Make less feral
Milky
Emulate Petruchio
Harness
Insipid
Bring to submission
Like a pussycat
Docile
Feral's opposite
What Kate became
Tractable
Lacking zest
Lacking excitement
Far from feral
Bring to heel
Zestless
Uninspiring
Break a bronco
Antonym of feral
Dull
What Petruchio's Kate became
Do some broncobusting
Make a beast behave
Crack the whip
Flat
Not tantamount to a catamount
How Kate ended up
Non-feral
Broken, as a bronco
Vapid
Manageable
Ho-hummish
Drab
Unstimulating
Uninteresting
Master
Unlike a mustang
Subdue.
Zestless.
Lackluster.
Harmless.
Unexciting.
Not at all fractious
Gentle.
Cultivated.
Domesticated.
Docile.
Game no more.
Dull.
Conquer.
Lacking zest.
Subdued.
Not exciting.
Far from ferocious.
Spiritless.
Insipid.
Colorless.
Tone down.
Domestic.
Tractable.
Mild.
Without force.
Submissive.
Domesticate.
Non-feral.
Weaned from the wild.
Adapted to man.
Accustomed to man.
Soften.
Emulate Petruchio.
Showing no fight.
G-rated
PG-rated
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