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tameable

[tey-muh-buh l]
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adjective
  1. tamable.
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Related formsun·tame·a·ble, adjective

tamable

or tame·a·ble

[tey-muh-buh l]
adjective
  1. able to be tamed.
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Origin of tamable

First recorded in 1545–55; tame + -able
Related formstam·a·bil·i·ty, tam·a·ble·ness, nounun·tam·a·ble, adjective
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Examples from the Web for tameable

Historical Examples

  • I did not find the American chipmunks, before alluded to, at all tameable.

    Wild Nature Won By Kindness

    Elizabeth Brightwen

  • The Chimpanzee is lively, and—at least when young—teachable and tameable.