subserviency

noun
sub·​ser·​vi·​en·​cy | \ səb-ˈsər-vē-ən(t)-sē How to pronounce subserviency (audio) \

Definition of subserviency

First Known Use of subserviency

1651, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about subserviency

Time Traveler for subserviency

Time Traveler

The first known use of subserviency was in 1651

See more words from the same year

Statistics for subserviency

Cite this Entry

“Subserviency.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/subserviency. Accessed 18 January 2020.

Comments on subserviency

What made you want to look up subserviency? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

experienced by way of someone else

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

The Eponym Quiz

  • rubens painting
  • Which is the best synonym of bowdlerize?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Add Diction

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!