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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a meek or submissive manner.

Usage examples (36)
  • The labour movement allowed itself to be run out of power tamely
  • Adjective : a tame bear. ,That lion acts as tame as a house cat. ,a very tame party. ,They kept a tame scientist around
  • But can an American tamely submit to such a monopoly?
  • "Are we to sit down tamely under such rudeness, then?" for more
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