Thesaurus

subordinating

verb
present participle of subordinate

Synonyms & Antonyms of subordinating

See the Dictionary Definition 

Learn More About subordinating

Time Traveler for subordinating

Time Traveler

The first known use of subordinating was in 1849

See more words from the same year

Thesaurus Entries Near subordinating

subordinates

subordinating

subordination

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Subordinating.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/subordinating. Accessed 7 Dec. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

More from Merriam-Webster on subordinating

Nglish: Translation of subordinating for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of subordinating for Arabic Speakers

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Name that Thing: Flower Edition

True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

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