- Crushed; subdued; depressed; spiritless.
- Not or no longer wild; domesticated
"They have a tame wildcat."
- Not exciting
"For a thriller, that film was really tame."
- (mathematics, of a knot) Capable of being represented as a finite closed polygonal chain.
- (chiefly of animals) Mild and well-behaved; accustomed to human contact
"The lion was quite tame."
"This party is too tame for me."
- (intransitive) to become tame
- (transitive) to make something tame
"He tamed the wild horse."
- (obsolete, Britain, dialect) To broach or enter upon; to taste, as a liquor; to divide; to distribute; to deal out.