untame

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle English untame, ontame, equivalent to un-(not) +‎ tame.

Adjective[edit]

untame ‎(comparative more untame, superlative most untame)

  1. not tame; wild

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle English untamen, *untemien (attested as untemed), equivalent to un-(back; reverse) +‎ tame.

Verb[edit]

untame ‎(third-person singular simple present untames, present participle untaming, simple past and past participle untamed)

  1. (transitive) To make untame; make wild