Definitions For Domesticate


  • Make fit for cultivation, domestic life, and service to humans
  • Overcome the wildness of; make docile and tractable
  • Adapt (a wild plant or unclaimed land) to the environment
  • To breed or train (an animal) to need and accept the care of human beings : to tame (an animal)
  • To grow (a plant) for human use
  • To train (someone) to behave in an appropriate way at home (such as by using good manners, being polite, being helpful, etc.)

Is Domesticate a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
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The word Domesticate is worth 16 points in Scrabble and 18 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Domesticate in a Sentence

  • Horses and oxen have been domesticated to work on farms.
  • She jokes that dogs are easier to domesticate than men.

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