Orcas are feral animals, not like the domesticated ones God gave us dominion over.
Cats were domesticated roughly ten thousand years before cat videos.
They projected sexual charisma, to be sure, but it was a charisma that was tamed and domesticated for their youngest female fans.
He compared the sizes of domesticated animals everywhere he went.
Some might even have thought of New York like an exotic pet that could never quite be domesticated.
Among the domesticated animals of which they made use, the cow, the sheep, the ass and the goat may be specifically singled out.
They were both, some years back, domesticated in her family.
Buffaloes were, it is probable, domesticated by the Babylonians at an early date.
They are very useful when domesticated, and yield an abundance of milk.
From India the hen was domesticated eastward to China, and westward to Persia.
1630s, of animals; 1741, of persons, "to cause to be attached to home and family;" from Medieval Latin domesticatus, past participle of domesticare "to tame," literally "to dwell in a house," from domesticus (see domestic). Related: Domesticated; domesticating.