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Related / Similar Words: domesticate, domesticize, domesticise, tame, reform, regenerate, rectify, recover, repossess

 

Definition:
  • overcome the wildness of; make docile and tractable; "He tames lions for the circus"; "reclaim falcons";
  • make useful again; transform from a useless or uncultivated state; "The people reclaimed the marshes";
  • bring, lead, or force to abandon a wrong or evil course of life, conduct, and adopt a right one; "The Church reformed me"; "reform your conduct";
  • of materials from waste products;
  • claim back;

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    Hyponyms: break in, break, moralize, moralise, distrain, foreclose

     

    Grouped Verbs: domesticate, tame, reform, straighten out, see the light

     

    Entailments: save, preserve

     

    Derivational Morphology: tamer, reclamation, renewal, rehabilitation, correction, rectification, reformation, reform, reformer, reformist, crusader, meliorist

     

    Anagrams: miracle

     

     
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