Synonyms and Antonyms of submit
- In the end he submitted and agreed to take that awful-tasting medicine.
say uncle, throw in the towel (also throw in the sponge)
- Refusing to submit to sleep, she stayed by her son's hospital bed the whole night.
- The fort's commander received orders not to submit under any circumstances, as reinforcements were on the way.
Synonym Discussion of submit
- yields too easily in any argument
- a repentant sinner vowing to submit to the will of God
- officials capitulated to the protesters' demands
- a stage actor succumbing to the lure of Hollywood
- finally relented and let the children stay up late
- I defer to your expertise in these matters
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