Children's, Intermediate and Advanced Online English Dictionary & Thesaurus

Word Explorer
Children's Dictionary
Help
Help
Help
 
     

do·mes·ti·cate

domesticate

 
pronunciation:
d me st keIt
features:
Word Parts
part of speech: verb
inflections: domesticates, domesticating, domesticated
definition: to tame.
It took a lot of work to domesticate the wild horse.Cats were first domesticated thousands of years ago.
 
similar words:
tame
derivations: domesticated (adj.), domestication (n.)
Word PartsSubscriber feature About this feature