tame

  • 1 tame´ly — tame «taym», adjective, tam|er, tam|est, verb, tamed, tam|ing. –adj. 1. not wild or savage; …

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  • 2 Tame — Tame, a. [Compar. {Tamer}; superl. {Tamest}.] [AS. tam; akin to D. tam, G. zahm, OHG. zam, Dan. & Sw. tam, Icel. tamr, L. domare to tame, Gr. ?, Skr. dam to be tame, to tame, and perhaps to E. beteem. [root]61. Cf. {Adamant}, {Diamond}, {Dame},… …

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  • 3 Tame — may refer to: *Taming, the act of domesticating wild animals *River Tame, Greater Manchester *River Tame, West Midlands and the Tame Valley *Tame, Arauca, a Colombian town and municipality * Tame (song), a song by the Pixies from their 1989 album …

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  • 4 Tame — ist ein Begriff in der hebräischen Sprache, siehe Tame (Hebräisch) ein Fluss in der Grafschaft Yorkshire, England, siehe Tame (Fluss, Yorkshire) ein Fluss in den West Midlands, England, siehe Tame (Fluss, West Midlands) ein Ort in Kolumbien,… …

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  • 5 tame — adj Tame, subdued, submissive are comparable when they mean docile and tractable or incapable of asserting one s will either permanently or for the time being. Tame implies opposition to wild and in its basic sense applies chiefly to animals that …

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  • 6 tame — [tām] adj. tamer, tamest [ME < OE tam < IE * dom , var. of base * dem , to tame, subdue > L domare, Gr daman, to tame] 1. changed from a wild to a domesticated state: said as of animals trained for use by humans or as pets 2. like a… …

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  • 7 Tame — Tame, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Tamed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Taming}.] [AS. tamian, temian, akin to D. tammen, temmen, G. z[ a]hmen, OHG. zemmen, Icel. temja, Goth. gatamjan. See {Tame}, a.] 1. To reduce from a wild to a domestic state; to make gentle and …

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  • 8 Tame — puede hacer referencia a: TAME: Línea Aérea del Ecuador, una aerolínea ecuatoriana. Tame (Arauca): Un municipio del departamento colombiano de Arauca. Támesis: Un río del Reino Unido. Tame , una canción de la banda estadounidense de rock… …

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  • 9 TAME — TAME, Línea Aérea del Ecuador, (code AITA : EQ ; code OACI : TAE) est la compagnie aérienne de l Équateur. TAME, Línea Aérea del Ecuador, a été fondé en 1962. Son développement a été progressif ainsi que sa flotte qui est ou a été… …

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  • 10 tame — [adj1] domesticated, compliant acclimatized, amenable, biddable, bridled, broken, busted, civilized, cultivated, disciplined, docile, domestic, fearless, gentle, gentle as a lamb*, habituated, harmless, harnessed, housebroken, kindly, manageable …

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  • 11 Tame — Tame, v. t. [Cf. F. entamer to cut into, to broach.] To broach or enter upon; to taste, as a liquor; to divide; to distribute; to deal out. [Obs. or Prov. Eng.] [1913 Webster] In the time of famine he is the Joseph of the country, and keeps the… …

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  • 12 Tame — Tame, 1) Nebenfluß der Trent, entspringt in der englischen Grafschaft Warwik, nimmt die Anker auf u. mündet in der Grafschaft Stafford; 2) schiffbarer Fluß, entspringt in der Grafschaft Buckingham, fällt bei Dorchester in der Grafschaft Oxford… …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 13 Tame — (Tehm), Name von 3 engl. Flüssen; der eine bildet mit der Isis vereinigt die Themse, der andere mündet in den Trent, der 3. in den Mersey …

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  • 14 tame — index alleviate, dominate, harmless, insipid, jejune (dull), lifeless (dull), malleable …

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  • 15 tame — ► ADJECTIVE 1) (of an animal) not dangerous or frightened of people; domesticated. 2) not exciting, adventurous, or controversial. 3) informal (of a person) willing to cooperate. ► VERB 1) domesticate (an animal). 2) make less powerful and easier …

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  • 16 TAME — Para otros usos de este término, véase Tame. TAME A320 de TAME con los nuevos colores estacionado en el Aeropuerto Internacional El Dorado en Bogotá, Colombia …

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  • 17 TAME — Infobox Airline airline=TAME Línea Aérea del Ecuador logo=TAME logo.svg logo size=250px fleet size=11 destinations=14 IATA=EQ ICAO=TAE callsign=TAME parent=Ecuadorian Air Force founded=1962 headquarters=Quito, Ecuador key people= Cesar Naranjo A …

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  • 18 TAME — Transportes Aéreos Militares Ecuatorianos …

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  • 19 tame — 01. There is a [tame] squirrel living in a tree in our backyard that will eat nuts right out of your hand. 02. The bears in the circus are supposed to be [tame], but they can still be dangerous and unpredictable. 03. We [tamed] a raccoon enough… …

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  • 20 tame — {{11}}tame (adj.) O.E. tom, tam domesticated, docile, from P.Gmc. *tamaz (Cf. O.N. tamr, O.S., O.Fris., M.L.G., M.Du. tam, O.H.G. zam, Ger. zahm tame, Goth. tamjan to tame ), from PIE *deme to constrain, to force, to break (horses) (Cf. Skt.… …

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