domesticize

domesticize (Amer.) v. domesticate, tame an animal, house-train, accustom to life with mankind, make docile and tractable (also domesticise)

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  • domesticize — do·mes·ti·cize (də mĕsʹtĭ sīz ) tr.v. do·mes·ti·cized, do·mes·ti·ciz·ing, do·mes·ti·ciz·es To domesticate. * * * …   Universalium

  • domesticize — (Roget s Thesaurus II) verb To train to live with and be of use to man: domesticate, gentle, master, tame. See WILD …   English dictionary for students

  • domesticize — do·mes·ti·cize …   English syllables

  • domesticize — verb overcome the wildness of; make docile and tractable He tames lions for the circus reclaim falcons • Syn: ↑domesticate, ↑domesticise, ↑reclaim, ↑tame • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • domesticized — domesticize (Amer.) v. domesticate, tame an animal, house train, accustom to life with mankind, make docile and tractable (also domesticise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • domesticizes — domesticize (Amer.) v. domesticate, tame an animal, house train, accustom to life with mankind, make docile and tractable (also domesticise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • domesticizing — domesticize (Amer.) v. domesticate, tame an animal, house train, accustom to life with mankind, make docile and tractable (also domesticise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • domesticise — verb overcome the wildness of; make docile and tractable He tames lions for the circus reclaim falcons • Syn: ↑domesticate, ↑domesticize, ↑reclaim, ↑tame • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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  • acclimate — Synonyms and related words: acclimatize, accommodate, accustom, adapt, adjust, break, break in, case harden, condition, confirm, domesticate, domesticize, establish, familiarize, fix, gentle, habituate, harden, housebreak, inure, naturalize,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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