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Line breaks: un|tamed
Pronunciation: /ʌnˈteɪmd

Definition of untamed in English:


Not domesticated or otherwise controlled: Nepal was stunning with its wild, untamed landscape her hair was a tumble of untamed curls
More example sentences
  • For they know that within you is a force that is like that of a hurricane - wild, natural, untamed and irrepressible.
  • Covering the top of his head was a wild, untamed mess of black curls.
  • Tina prefers to leave her wild red curls untamed and steals expensive high heels.
wild, savage, feral, natural, free, uncontrollable;
undomesticated, unbroken, not broken in, untrained, unused to humans
rare brutish, bestial

Words that rhyme with untamed

ashamed, self-proclaimed, unclaimed, unframed, unnamed, unreclaimed

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