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tame

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of tame

  1. 1 changed from the wild state so as to become useful and obedient to humans every evening, a wild Canada goose is at the food trough with our tame geese Synonyms of tame domestic, domesticated, tamed Words Related to tame broken, halterbroken, housebroken, trained; docile, familiar, gentle, semidomesticated; subdued, submissive Near Antonyms of tame unbroken, untrained; wildish Antonyms of tame feral, nondomesticated, savage, undomesticated, untamed, wild

  2. 2 causing weariness, restlessness, or lack of interest that action movie was so tame I fell asleep about 20 minutes into it Synonyms of tame arid, colorless, drab, dreary, drudging, dry, dull, dusty, flat, heavy, ho-hum, humdrum, jading, jejune, leaden, mind-numbing, monochromatic, monotonous, numbing, old, pedestrian, ponderous, slow, stale, stodgy, stuffy, stupid, boring, tedious, tiresome, tiring, uninteresting, wearisome, weary, wearyingWords Related to tame aseptic, barren, blah, dullish, pleasureless, prosaic, prosy, soggy, spiritless; blank, earthbound, gray (also grey), inanimate, pallid, pedantic, sterile, suspenseless, undramatic, uneventful, unexciting, unimaginative, uninspiring, unnewsworthy, unrewarding, unsensational, unspectacular; annoying, bothersome, irksome, irritating; longsome; palling; draining, enervating, exhausting, fatiguing, wearing; debilitating, enfeebling; demoralizing, discouraging, disheartening, dispiriting; common, commonplace, ordinary, tepid, unexceptional, unsurprising, vapid; cumbersome, lumbering, plodding, poky (or pokey)Near Antonyms of tame amazing, astonishing, astounding, awesome, eye-opening, fabulous, marvelous (or marvellous), sensational, spectacular, surprising, wonderful, wondrous; animating, breathtaking, electrifying, energizing, enlivening, exciting, exhilarating, galvanizing, hair-raising, inspiring, invigorating, rip-roaring, rousing, stimulating, stirring, thrilling; amusing, diverting, entertaining; moving, poignant, touching; alluring, attracting, attractive, beguiling, bewitching, captivating, charming, enchanting, enthralling, entrancing, fascinating; mesmerizing, spellbinding; suspenseful; arresting, provocative, tantalizingAntonyms of tame absorbing, engaging, engrossing, gripping, interesting, intriguing, involving, riveting


tame

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of tame

  1. to keep from exceeding a desirable degree or level (as of expression) try to tame your language when you're in front of the kids Synonyms of tame bridle, check, constrain, contain, curb, govern, hold, inhibit, keep, measure, pull in, regulate, rein (in), restrain, rule, controlWords Related to tame bottle (up), choke (back), hold back, mince, muffle, pocket, repress, sink, smother, squelch, stifle, strangle, suppress, swallow; arrest, interrupt, stop; block, hamper, handcuff, hinder, impede, obstruct; gag, muzzle, silenceNear Antonyms of tame liberate, loose, loosen, unleash; air, express, take out, ventAntonyms of tame lose



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