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submits

verb
present tense third-person singular of submit

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1 to cease resistance (as to another's arguments, demands, or control)
  • in the end he submitted and agreed to take that awful-tasting medicine

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2 to give up and cease resistance (as to a liking, temptation, or habit)
  • refusing to submit to sleep, she stayed by her son's hospital bed the whole night

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3 to yield to the control or power of enemy forces
  • the fort's commander received orders not to submit under any circumstances, as reinforcements were on the way

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