Verb(1) put down by force or intimidation(2) bring under control by force or authority(3) hold within limits and control(4) get on top of; deal with successfully(5) make subordinate, dependent, or subservient(6) correct by punishment or discipline
(1) His forces killed thousands of Bengalis in a systematic attempt to subdue their struggle for liberation and independence.(2) Jag Johal and police service dog Stryker helped subdue the suspects and both were arrested.(3) Breathing deeply, I tried to subdue the gnawing feeling deep in my stomach.(4) But the legions were forced to return several times to subdue them and Caesar finally lost patience, so he cut off one hand of every soldier.(5) During the training, she learnt to deliver several punches and elbow blows so quickly they would subdue an aggressor before he knew what hit him.(6) Government forces sent to subdue the rebellion actually drove more Karens into joining the rebels.(7) The main aim of the wars of new generation is to subdue other countries.(8) she managed to subdue an instinct to applaud(9) That they did, but with such a heavy hand that the narcotic gas used to subdue the terrorists also accounted for over 100 hostages.(10) Some of them want to flaunt affluence in all sorts of ways while others subdue their inclination to spend or buy property.(11) Underdevelopment is the process by which capitalist forces expand to subdue and impoverish the Third World.(12) Roles include trying to subdue psychotic children, breaking up fights in the school yard and general administrative duties.(13) That defeat, time and again, cannot subdue some men is not merely amazing, it is moving.(14) But the failure to subdue the insurgencies in both countries has produced differences over how to proceed.(15) His desire to realize Henry VIII's plan to subdue French influence in Scotland and achieve the union of the Crowns became an obsession.(16) How can we possibly afford to subdue country after country in war?
1. conquer ::
2. curb ::
3. mortify ::
4. suppress ::
5. master ::
6. subordinate ::
7. reduce ::
8. tame ::
Different Formssubdue, subdued, subdues, subduing
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