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She said that because social pressures and threats of violence – as well as actual violence – force heterosexuality on women, that made women dependent on and subservient to men in all areas of life, including gender roles and sexual expression.
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In Venice in the 16th and 17th centuries, it was generally the eldest brother who was permitted to marry, after which younger brothers would live with him and his family, dependent and subservient.
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This didn't seem like the old, subservient Jim she was familiar with and she disliked his plainness of speech.
DOROTHY AT SKYRIEEVELYN RAYMOND
Since the Croen were few, they began to recruit from among the Zervs and other groups who were subservient to the Schrees.
VALLEY OF THE CROENLEE TARBELL
He formed a design for making these lands more subservient to the purpose of emigration than they had hitherto been.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND IN THREE VOLUMES, VOL.III.E. FARR AND E. H. NOLAN
In the old time the kings aspired to be the head of the Spanish Church, and were none too subservient to the Pope.
SPANISH LIFE IN TOWN AND COUNTRYL. HIGGIN AND EUGNE E. STREET
Bute and his master thought they had secured a useful tool, a subservient and hard-working drudge.
THE POLITICAL HISTORY OF ENGLAND - VOL. X.WILLIAM HUNT
God's word and ordinances were made subservient to the greatest crimes.
THE LOYALISTS OF AMERICA AND THEIR TIMES, VOL. 1 OF 2EGERTON RYERSON
Whatever concords other laws impose, they all agree, and are made subservient in the establishment of this.
THE INDIAN IN HIS WIGWAMHENRY R. SCHOOLCRAFT
Languages were his pleasure, but a pleasure held in check as only subservient to his preparation for the ministry.
LIFE OF JOHN COLERIDGE PATTESONCHARLOTTE M. YONGE
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