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The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Tame \Tame\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Tamed; p. pr. & vb. n. Taming.] [AS. tamian, temian, akin to D. tammen, temmen, G. z[aum]hmen, OHG. zemmen, Icel. temja, Goth. gatamjan. See Tame, a.] 1. To reduce from a wild to a domestic state; to make gentle and familiar; to reclaim; to domesticate; as, to tame a wild beast. [1913 Webster] They had not been tamed into submission, but baited into savegeness and stubbornness. --Macaulay. [1913 Webster] 2. To subdue; to conquer; to repress; as, to tame the pride or passions of youth. [1913 Webster]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

30 Moby Thesaurus words for "taming": acclimation, acclimatization, accommodation, accustoming, adaption, adjustment, breaking, breaking-in, case hardening, conditioning, conquering, crushing, domestication, familiarization, gentling, habituation, hardening, housebreaking, humbling, humiliation, inurement, naturalization, orientation, quelling, reduction, seasoning, subdual, suppression, training, treading down