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bring to heel

see definition of bring to heel
  • as insubjugate
  • as intame
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Synonyms for bring to heel

verb overpower, defeat
  • conquer
  • enslave
  • coerce
  • compel
  • crush
  • enthrall
  • force
  • overcome
  • overthrow
  • quell
  • reduce
  • rule
  • subdue
  • suppress
  • tame
  • triumph
  • vanquish
  • bear down
  • beat down
  • bring to heel
  • bring to knees
  • hold sway
  • keep under thumb
  • kick around
  • put down
  • reel back in
  • rule over

Antonyms for bring to heel

  • encourage
  • fail
  • give in
  • let go
  • lose
  • release
  • surrender
  • win
  • yield
  • free
  • liberate
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to bring to heel

subjugate

verb. overpower, defeat

subjugated

verb. overpower, defeat

tame

verb. domesticate, make compliant

tamed

verb. domesticate, make compliant

taming

verb. domesticate, make compliant
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.