something (manuscripts or architectural plans and models or estimates or works of art of all genres etc.) submitted for the judgment of others (as in a competition)
"several of his submissions were rejected by publishers"; "what was the date of submission of your proposal?"
the act of submitting; usually surrendering power to another
the condition of having submitted to control by someone or something else
"the union was brought into submission"; "his submission to the will of God"
the feeling of patient, submissive humbleness
a legal document summarizing an agreement between parties in a dispute to abide by the decision of an arbiter
an agreement between parties in a dispute to abide by the decision of an arbiter
(law) a contention presented by a lawyer to a judge or jury as part of the case he is arguing
the act of submitting
the thing which has been submitted
A submission hold in wrestling.
the act of submitting; the act of yielding to power or authority; surrender of the person and power to the control or government of another; obedience; compliance
the state of being submissive; acknowledgement of inferiority or dependence; humble or suppliant behavior; meekness; resignation
acknowledgement of a fault; confession of error
an agreement by which parties engage to submit any matter of controversy between them to the decision of arbitrators
Origin: [L. submissio a letting down, lowering: cf. F. soumission.]
A submission is a combat sports term for yielding to the opponent, and hence resulting in an immediate defeat. The submission is commonly performed by clearly tapping the floor or the opponent with the hand or sometimes with the foot, to signal the opponent and possibly the referee of the submission. The submission can also be verbal, during which the fighter verbally informs that he is giving up. In some combative sports where the fighter has cornermen, the corner can also stop the fight by "throwing in the towel", which may count as a submission.
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Rank popularity for the word 'Submission' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3335
Rank popularity for the word 'Submission' in Nouns Frequency: #2240
The numerical value of Submission in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of Submission in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Unity does not mean submission, for my part I will defend my convictions.
This submission by the IRS is shocking, no one expected anything close to this amount. It may be unprecedented.
He literally dresses in tiny white shorts and a bandanna and skates criminals into submission, it's inspired in a way.
Any funding level below ... this submission will require revision to our defense strategy. And put simply, it will damage the national security of the country.
There is no happiness where there is no wisdom No wisdom but in submission to the gods. Big words are always punished, And proud men in old age learn to be wise.
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Translations for Submission
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- esitys, alistuminen, ehdotusFinnish
- gèilleadhScottish Gaelic
- 恭順, 屈服, 服従Japanese
- SoumissiounLuxembourgish, Letzeburgesch
- поднесок, поднесувањеMacedonian
- представление, подачаRussian
- boyun eğmeTurkish
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