Verb(1) put down by force or intimidation(2) make subservient; force to submit or subdue
(1) It was designed to instil in young noblemen the qualities required to conquer new lands and subjugate their people on behalf of the king and the church.(2) The Idirans, on the other hand, conquer the species they considered inferior and subjugate them into their righteous religious empire.(3) The concern in Paris and Berlin was that Washington's bid to subjugate Iraq and seize control of its huge oil reserves cut directly across European interests throughout the region.(4) Either we defeat them and liberate their populations, or they will defeat us and subjugate ours.(5) Abuse is designed to control and subjugate another person through fear, humiliation, and verbal put downs.(6) But on many issues they have been just as ready to subjugate human rights to their political interests.(7) Nearly everyone forgot how talented Bather is because he subjugated his game to help the Blue Devils win 92 percent of the time his freshman and sophomore years.(8) Conquests and subjugations that we think are long forgotten now explode as the conquered people rebel centuries later against their ancient conquerors.(9) Oppressors usually try to remove dignity when subjugating victims; the shaven heads of the prison camps did not hurt - they demeaned.(10) Perhaps Rosand's story, while exaggerated for dramatic effect, was something of a satire foretold: a dueller who opposed the war, a lover willingly subjugating his true feelings?(11) Humiliation is a technique of deliberately subjugating a person or group by violating their dignity, and is often used as a political or military weapon.(12) Professor Davis's unorthodox methodology split historians over whether his estimates were plausible but they welcomed any attempt to fill a gap in the little-known story of Africans subjugating Europeans.(13) Sylvia Plath's diaries have shown she endured a relationship with Ted Hughes - one in which she subjugated herself and her talent for the greater good of him and his.(14) Three years and two days ago, troops came to Afghanistan to free a people who had been subjugated by a cruel and vicious oppressor.(15) But I believe the people in New York were not occupying other people, were not subjugating other people to siege and closures, were not building settlements.(16) Second, Gilman introduced the concept of ├ö├ç├┐androcentricism├ö├ç├û: the broad-based set of social practices, relationships, and institutions that systematically subjugated women to men.├ö├ç├û
1. conquer ::
2. subject ::
3. reduce ::
Different Formssubjugate, subjugated, subjugates, subjugating
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