|Verb||1.||tame - correct by punishment or discipline|
|2.||tame - make less strong or intense; soften; "Tone down that aggressive letter"; "The author finally tamed some of his potentially offensive statements"|
|3.||tame - adapt (a wild plant or unclaimed land) to the environment; "domesticate oats"; "tame the soil"|
|4.||tame - overcome the wildness of; make docile and tractable; "He tames lions for the circus"; "reclaim falcons"|
|5.||tame - make fit for cultivation, domestic life, and service to humans; "The horse was domesticated a long time ago"; "The wolf was tamed and evolved into the house dog"|
|Adj.||1.||tame - flat and uninspiring|
|2.||tame - very restrained or quiet; "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"|Antonyms: wild
- marked by extreme lack of restraint or control; "wild ideas"; "wild talk"; "wild originality"; "wild parties"
|3.||tame - brought from wildness into a domesticated state; "tame animals"; "fields of tame blueberries"|Antonyms: untamed
- in a natural state; not tamed or domesticated or cultivated; "wild geese"; "edible wild plants"
|4.||tame - very docile; "tame obedience"; "meek as a mouse"- Langston Hughes|