of making tender
. Common methods include smack
ing with something hard
, applying something which chemically alter
s the structure of the object being tenderized, or marinating
in a liquid
Can also refer, albeit somewhat obliquely, to the practice of weakening an opponent's avatar in an electronic milieu. Tenderize in this case usually indicates a campaign of misery including harassment of, inflicting damage to, or inciting concern for, the avatar to make eventual surrender by the player or death of the avatar easier.