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synonyms for subjection

  • accountability
  • burden
  • culpability
  • debt
  • duty
  • obligation
  • amenability
  • amenableness
  • blame
  • compulsion
  • indebtedness
  • onus
  • susceptibility
  • accountableness
  • arrearage
  • owing
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antonyms for subjection

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  • asset
  • irresponsibility
  • inconstancy
  • lying
  • unfaithfulness
  • indifference
  • faithlessness
  • dishonor
  • disgrace
  • dishonesty
  • treachery
  • disloyalty
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      How to use subjection in a sentence

      And thou didst bow thyself to women: and by thy body thou wast brought under subjection.
      THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
      Nicholson and John Lawrence were there; could they hold those warrior-tribes in subjection, or, better still, in leash?
      THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
      With this political subjection one is reluctant to associate a more sordid kind of obligation.
      KING ROBERT THE BRUCEA. F. MURISON
      The law is immoral: it is the conspiracy of rulers and priests against the workers, to continue their subjection.
      PRISON MEMOIRS OF AN ANARCHISTALEXANDER BERKMAN
      But the most important event in this stage of evolution was the subjection of the plant world to man.
      MAN AND HIS ANCESTORCHARLES MORRIS
      The two Kings abode long in Denmark that summer, and brought the land into subjection; the autumn to them was in Jutland.
      THE SAGAS OF OLAF TRYGGVASON AND OF HARALD THE TYRANT (HARALD HAARDRAADE)SNORRI STURLUSON
      When the Earl came to England plundered he there, & brought the land into subjection under him wheresoever he went.
      THE SAGAS OF OLAF TRYGGVASON AND OF HARALD THE TYRANT (HARALD HAARDRAADE)SNORRI STURLUSON
      “Fine writing,” the subjection of noble words to ignoble service, is to be avoided.
      ENGLISH: COMPOSITION AND LITERATUREW. F. (WILLIAM FRANKLIN) WEBSTER
      Tacitus states that the Britons were not a free people, but were under subjection to many different kings.
      LANDHOLDING IN ENGLANDJOSEPH FISHER
      The act was enforced to the utmost, and small as Gage's force was, it was sufficient to keep the town in subjection.
      THE POLITICAL HISTORY OF ENGLAND - VOL. X.WILLIAM HUNT
      SYNONYM OF THE DAY
      OCTOBER 26, 1985
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      capacitor

      WORDS RELATED TO SUBJECTION

      • chains
      • enslavement
      • helotry
      • peonage
      • serfage
      • serfdom
      • servility
      • servitude
      • subjection
      • subjugation
      • thrall
      • thralldom
      • villenage
      • yoke
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