reclaim (v.) Old form(s): reclaim'd, reclaimes
subdue, tame, make obedient
2H6 V.ii.54[Young Clifford to himself] beauty, that the tyrant oft reclaims, / Shall to my flaming wrath be oil and flax [i.e. that often subdues tyrants]
RJ IV.ii.47[Capulet to Lady Capulet, of Juliet] My heart is wondrous light, / Since this same wayward girl is so reclaimed
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