Definitions for subjection

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. subjugation, subjection(noun)

    forced submission to control by others

  2. conquest, conquering, subjection, subjugation(noun)

    the act of conquering

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. subjection(Noun)

    The act of bringing something under the control of something else.

  2. subjection(Noun)

    The state of being subjected.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Subjection(adj)

    the act of subjecting, or of bringing under the dominion of another; the act of subduing

  2. Subjection(adj)

    the state of being subject, or under the power, control, and government of another; a state of obedience or submissiveness; as, the safety of life, liberty, and property depends on our subjection to the laws

  3. Origin: [L. subjectio: cf. OF. subjection, F. subjtion. See Subject, a.]

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