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1mansodócildomadodomesticadosumiso derogatoryacomodaticio derogatorywe have a tame mechanic who'll fix that for you — tenemos un mecánico muy servicial que te lo puede arreglar
- Instead of importing tame pigs, people from several different countries domesticated the animals themselves.
- Thankfully the donkeys and cows were tame, and were easily chased out of camp if they got too close.
- You can make a good fist of doing it, but in the end you have to come to terms with the fact that you are not dealing with a tame beast.
- One internet site agrees, declaring the animals to be ‘noble and tame dogs with the family, but distrustful of strangers’.
- I took her to the petting zoo, which has tame goats to pet.
- A tiny multicoloured parrot flew from shoulder to shoulder to peer at us inquisitively, while a small tame monkey searched for fleas in our hair.
- These efforts produced a relatively tame dog, able and willing to track and to hunt.
- Be aware that injured animals, even tame pets will bite savagely if given a chance.
- Matthew, for a contract to be valid, there are actually lots of gritty details and for that reason it's sometimes not a bad idea to see a tame lawyer.
- Anyone with a tame doctor (which would be everyone I know) can get an excuse note for those.
- It seems that they may not have expected to find that the man would be so tame and co-operative as to give them a free hand to engage in their business and flee the scene.
- I had to feed the chooks each night, help with making the butter and look after our tame pig.
- Although most of the park's lions are tame, lions are, after all, still lions.
- Reports in Shanghai's usually tame newspapers complained that journalists were barred from approaching the mine.
- The mother cat's quite tame and not very old herself, and the kittens are probably around 5-6 weeks old.
- The wild creature was only tame under her hands.
- With a tame sister republic to the north, the Belgian departments were lightly garrisoned by troops not expecting to be used to keep domestic order.
- She's intending to visit again, with a sister in-tow, and possibly once more with a tame builder who will advise her on the practicability of extending the house.
- A few tame lambs scamper around, probably bottle fed, and a single donkey nibbles at the grass among the goat-hair tents.
- On the other hand, religion makes brave valiant men meek tame and cowardly such that they refuse to shed blood even for their motherland.
- He used this to block his mother's attempts to re-examine his father with her own tame doctors.
- But the public's current disillusionment with tame government scientists in the wake of BSE is high.
- It takes all the fun out of it if people think you have a tame journalist rather than being able to command headlines on your own merits.
- The newsroom became the home of the tame dissident and the compliant office holder.
- Almost every other tame creature - from the dog to the horse - came to our homes under very specific circumstances, unlike the cat.
- She's a very tame beast, and she accepts the bit well as long as you ride her smoothly.
- The 1911 Protection of Animals Act prohibits the hunting of tame or domestic animals.
- After their initial statements, all of the parties kept a careful silence, with the complete acquiescence of a tame media.
- He has never encountered any tame animals besides dogs.
- The biotech companies and their tame scientists are using other people's poverty to engineer their own enrichment.
- Feigning a serious illness, he arranges for him to have a tame doctor prescribe an ocean voyage to Hawaii as a cure.
- So I think there are a number of people within the Met who are feeding information to what they regard as tame reporters.
- He said that it must be remembered that elephants are not naturally tame.
- Children enjoy the farm setting and the tame farm animals.
- If an animal is domesticated or tame, there would be lesser reason to fear that such an animal would pose a threat to the public.
- But I realize that it was very tame advice today, but that for many people, it was still very, very, perfectly valid.
- An exciting experience then, but very tame compared with today's high-speed jet travel.
- If you like village detective stories with a couple of murders - fine, but compared to today's stories they are so tame!
- Meet and greets like this are usually pretty tame affairs.
- But some think the story of a drowning marsh and a heart-warmingly functional Mormon family is too tame.
- Overall it was a rather tame affair with no controversy on any subject.
- Compared with the second half the opening half was a tame affair.
- Now I'm not a big fan of such parades, but this one sounds pretty tame even according to the people opposed to them.
- These films are really tame, innocent adventures, offering a real, if occasionally warped view of the South.
- There were only a few rapids and they were extremely tame.
- By modern rock standards we were tame, but at the time, it was something new that people had never seen before.
- Pretty tame by some people's standards, no doubt, but plenty of excitement for us.
- It was a pretty tame affair compared to last year.
- The festival in her honour was a tame affair until a few years ago.
- I responded rather half-heartedly with a fairly tame story from my past, and chucked her the names of a few people who I thought might be better suited.
- But they were tame responses compared with those by Democrats.
- Her parents had seemed responsible and tame, but they weren't.
- I didn't like the bars and my social life was pretty tame and domestic.
- On the pitch, the game was a much more tame affair.
- The subpoena hearing, which is normally a tame affair, was contentious because the music industry sees it as a test case.
1(wild animal) domar(stray) domesticardomardomeñar literarydominardomardomeñar literarynobody could tame her — era indomable
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