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submissive

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adjective sub·mis·sive \-ˈmi-siv\

Simple Definition of submissive

  • : willing to obey someone else

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of submissive

  1. :  submitting to others <submissive employees>

submissively adverb
submissiveness noun

SUBMISSIVE Defined for Kids

submissive

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adjective sub·mis·sive \səb-ˈmi-siv\

Definition of submissive for Students

  1. :  willing to give in to others

submissively adverb



Medical Dictionary

submissive

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adjective sub·mis·sive \səb-ˈmis-iv\

Medical Definition of submissive

  1. :  characterized by tendencies to yield to the will or authority of others <bullying usually involves a stronger, more dominant personality coercing a weaker, more submissive personality—S. W. Twemlow et al>

submissiveness noun




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