Subjugate

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Subjugate Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

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  • put down by force or intimidation; "The government quashes any attempt of an uprising"; "China keeps down her dissidents very efficiently"; "The rich landowners subjugated the peasants working the land"
  • make subservient; force to submit or subdue

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'Subjugate' example sentence in quotations


* The true measure of a man is the degree to which he has managed to subjugate his ego. - Albert Einstein

* Life is a game in which the rules are constantly changing nothing spoils a game more than those who take it seriously. Adultery Phooey You should never subjugate yourself to another nor seek the subjugation of someone else to yourself. If you follow that Crispian principle you will be able to say 'Phooey,' too, instead of reaching for your gun when you fancy yourself betrayed. - Quentin Crisp


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Subjugate Sample Sentences in News


  • Vladimir Putin vows that United States 'will never subjugate Russia'
    Russian president echoes Al Capone as he says 'weapons and politeness' are better than 'politeness alone' Read more on this news related to 'Subjugate'
  • Putin gives envoy cool welcome after declaring US 'wants to subjugate' Russia
    The Russian president says little to John Tefft but declares the country ‘ready for practical cooperation with our American partners’ Continue reading... Read more on this news related to 'Subjugate'
  • Vladimir Putin echoes Al Capone: ‘Weapons and politeness’ a lot more effective than ‘politeness alone’
    Vladimir Putin issued a defiant message to the West, accusing the United States of trying to 'subjugate' Russia while promising that it would never succeed Read more on this news related to 'Subjugate'

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