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do·mes·ti·cize

 (də-mĕs′tĭ-sīz′)
tr.v. do·mes·ti·cized, do·mes·ti·ciz·ing, do·mes·ti·ciz·es
To domesticate.

domesticize


Past participle: domesticized
Gerund: domesticizing

Imperative
domesticize
domesticize
Present
I domesticize
you domesticize
he/she/it domesticizes
we domesticize
you domesticize
they domesticize
Preterite
I domesticized
you domesticized
he/she/it domesticized
we domesticized
you domesticized
they domesticized
Present Continuous
I am domesticizing
you are domesticizing
he/she/it is domesticizing
we are domesticizing
you are domesticizing
they are domesticizing
Present Perfect
I have domesticized
you have domesticized
he/she/it has domesticized
we have domesticized
you have domesticized
they have domesticized
Past Continuous
I was domesticizing
you were domesticizing
he/she/it was domesticizing
we were domesticizing
you were domesticizing
they were domesticizing
Past Perfect
I had domesticized
you had domesticized
he/she/it had domesticized
we had domesticized
you had domesticized
they had domesticized
Future
I will domesticize
you will domesticize
he/she/it will domesticize
we will domesticize
you will domesticize
they will domesticize
Future Perfect
I will have domesticized
you will have domesticized
he/she/it will have domesticized
we will have domesticized
you will have domesticized
they will have domesticized
Future Continuous
I will be domesticizing
you will be domesticizing
he/she/it will be domesticizing
we will be domesticizing
you will be domesticizing
they will be domesticizing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been domesticizing
you have been domesticizing
he/she/it has been domesticizing
we have been domesticizing
you have been domesticizing
they have been domesticizing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been domesticizing
you will have been domesticizing
he/she/it will have been domesticizing
we will have been domesticizing
you will have been domesticizing
they will have been domesticizing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been domesticizing
you had been domesticizing
he/she/it had been domesticizing
we had been domesticizing
you had been domesticizing
they had been domesticizing
Conditional
I would domesticize
you would domesticize
he/she/it would domesticize
we would domesticize
you would domesticize
they would domesticize
Past Conditional
I would have domesticized
you would have domesticized
he/she/it would have domesticized
we would have domesticized
you would have domesticized
they would have domesticized
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.domesticize - overcome the wildness of; make docile and tractable; "He tames lions for the circus"; "reclaim falcons"
animal, animate being, beast, creature, fauna, brute - a living organism characterized by voluntary movement
alter, change, modify - cause to change; make different; cause a transformation; "The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city"; "The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue"
break in, break - make submissive, obedient, or useful; "The horse was tough to break"; "I broke in the new intern"
domesticate, tame - make fit for cultivation, domestic life, and service to humans; "The horse was domesticated a long time ago"; "The wolf was tamed and evolved into the house dog"

domesticize

verb
To train to live with and be of use to people:
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