Origin of tractable
SYNONYMS FOR tractable
Examples from the Web for tractable
She was constructed of steel and leather, and all I asked of her for our tractable friend was not to do him to death.The Death of the Lion|Henry James
The General had always been tractable in the hands of his son.The Tin Soldier|Temple Bailey
Morgan was mounted on the horse borrowed from Stilwell, an agile young animal, tractable and intelligent.Trail's End|George W. Ogden
He then commenced the task of making his animals tame and tractable.Traditions of the North American Indians, Vol. 2 (of 3)|James Athearn Jones
Pompey was tractable, and he determined to attempt the "meat-jerk."