To physically abuse a live in partner, as in domestic violence. Can be adult male to female or adult female to male, not assocaited with children.

Origins unknown, first heard in use amongst the Blackfeet tribe.
"She wouldn't shut up, so I had to domesticate her."

"Whoa man! Where did you get that black eye? Did your woman domesticate you last night or what?"
by GOWYO August 04, 2006

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