Oh, strong, strong are the ties of flesh, and hard it is to subdue the spirit!
She looked at him with a nervous repugnance to his appearance, which she tried to subdue.
In vain the Woman Perfect struggled to subdue her mirth to penitence.
Every attempt to subdue or extirpate them, has proved abortive.
He was as utterly unable to prevent or subdue this fear, as he was to prevent ...