Limited access

Upgrade to access all content for this subject

Bulls which had always been tractable suddenly turned savage, sheep broke down hedges and devoured the clover, cows kicked the pail over, hunters refused their fences and shot their riders on to the other side.

Which of the following BEST defines the word tractable as it is used in the quotation above?

A

Submissive or easy to control.

B

Ornery or bad-tempered.

C

Rebellious or uncontrollable.

D

Reserved or quiet.

E

Stupid or unable to think independently.

Select an assignment template