Sentence Examples


  • They were so tame, they stood perfectly still when I handled them.
  • Parkman had become an adept in woodcraft and a dead shot with the rifle, and could do such things with horses, tame or wild, as civilized people never see done except in a circus.
  • It is little wonder that men who could tame and handle the reptiles gained esteem and influence.
  • Charles in vain strove to reduce her to tame submission.
  • As to the introduction of domesticated cats into Europe, the opinion is very generally held that tame cats from Egypt were imported at a relatively early date into Etruria by Phoenician traders; and there is decisive evidence that these animals were established in Italy long before the Christian era.