Thesaurus

subjection

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of subjection

  1. the act or process of bringing someone or something under one's control a holy man for whom the subjection of earthly desires is the path to spiritual perfection Synonyms of subjection dominating, domination, overpowering, subduing, subjecting, conquest, subjugating, subjugation, vanquishingWords Related to subjection triumph, victory, win, winning; beating, defeat, drubbing, licking, shellacking, trimming, trouncing, whipping; enslavement; takeoverNear Antonyms of subjection emancipation, enfranchisement, freeing, liberation, manumission, release



Seen and Heard

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

Love words? Need even more definitions?

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

WORD OF THE DAY

readily predictable

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

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