- (n) the quality of being vapid and unsophisticated
- (n) the attribute of having been domesticated
- As Rodgers Hart see it, what was killing musicomedy was its sameness, its tameness, its eternal rhyming of June with moon.
- At first the new press displayed a striking sameness in content, tameness in outlook.
- What does most to relieve the sameness and tameness of Miss Liberty are Jerome Robbins' gay, rowdy dances.