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tame

US [teɪm]
UK [teɪm]
  • adj.养驯的;驯服的;平淡无奇的;枯燥乏味的
  • v.驯化;驯服;使易于控制
  • Web甲基叔戊基醚(Tert-AMyl Methyl Ether);驯养;顺从的
Comparative Degree:tamer  Superlative:tamest  Simple Present:tames  Present Participle:taming  Past Tense:tamed  
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adj.
1.
养驯的;驯服的not afraid of people, and used to living with them
2.
(informal)
平淡无奇的;枯燥乏味的not interesting or exciting
You'll find life here pretty tame after New York.
这里的生活相当枯燥,与纽约形成对比。
3.
(informal)
听使唤的;温顺的willing to do what other people ask
I have a tame doctor who'll always give me a sick note when I want a day off.
我的医生对我有求必应,我想要休一天假时,他总会给我开病假条。
v.
1.
~ sth
驯化;驯服;使易于控制to make sth tame or easy to control
Lions can never be completely tamed.
狮子永远不能被完全驯化。
She made strenuous efforts to tame her anger.
她竭力压制心头怒火。

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