Definisi 'subdue'
English to English
verb
1 put down by force or intimidation
Example:
• The government quashes any attempt of an uprising
• China keeps down her dissidents very efficiently
• The rich landowners subjugated the peasants working the land
source: wordnet30
2 to put down by force or authority
Example:
• suppress a nascent uprising
• stamp down on littering
• conquer one's desires
source: wordnet30
3 hold within limits and control
Example:
• subdue one's appetites
• mortify the flesh
source: wordnet30
4 get on top of; deal with successfully
Example:
• He overcame his shyness
source: wordnet30
5 make subordinate, dependent, or subservient
Example:
• Our wishes have to be subordinated to that of our ruler
source: wordnet30
6 correct by punishment or discipline
source: wordnet30
7 To bring under; to conquer by force or the exertion of superior power, and bring into permanent subjection; to reduce under dominion; to vanquish.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
conquering, conquest, subjection, subjugation, forbiddance, abstain, desist, refrain, alter, change, modify, check, contain, lour, crush, blink, blink away, wink, dampen, stifle, bulldog, mortify,

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