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subduing

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Synonyms and Antonyms of subduing

  1. the act or process of bringing someone or something under one's control the subduing of the nomadic tribes was accomplished, not by force of arms, but by a drought that eventually destroyed their grazing lands Synonyms dominating, domination, overpowering, conquest, subjecting, subjection, subjugating, subjugation, vanquishingRelated Words triumph, victory, win, winning; beating, defeat, drubbing, licking, shellacking, trimming, trouncing, whipping; enslavement; takeoverNear Antonyms emancipation, enfranchisement, freeing, liberation, manumission, release



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