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subjugate

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of subjugate

  1. to bring under one's control by force of arms <explorers who subjugated the natives in the name of religion> Synonyms dominate, overpower, pacify, subdue, subject, conquer, subordinate, vanquishRelated Words annihilate, beat, clobber, crush, defeat, drub, lick, mow (down), overcome, prevail (over), reduce, rout, skunk, smash, thrash, triumph (over), trounce, wallop, whip; enslave; break, clamp down (on), crack down (on), put down, quash, quell, repress, silence, smother, snuff (out), squash, squelch, suppressNear Antonyms discharge, emancipate, enfranchise, free, liberate, manumit, release, spring, unbind, uncage, unchain, unfetter



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