Definitions for submissivesəbˈmɪs ɪv

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. submissive(adj)

    inclined or willing to submit to orders or wishes of others or showing such inclination

    "submissive servants"; "a submissive reply"; "replacing troublemakers with more submissive people"

  2. slavish, subservient, submissive(adj)

    abjectly submissive; characteristic of a slave or servant

    "slavish devotion to her job ruled her life"; "a slavish yes-man to the party bosses"- S.H.Adams; "she has become submissive and subservient"

Wiktionary

  1. submissive(Noun)

    one who submits

  2. submissive(Adjective)

    Meekly obedient or passive.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Submissive(adj)

    inclined or ready to submit; acknowledging one's inferiority; yielding; obedient; humble

  2. Submissive(adj)

    showing a readiness to submit; expressing submission; as, a submissive demeanor


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