What does subjection mean?

Definitions for subjection

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word subjection.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. subjugation, subjection(noun)

    forced submission to control by others

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

    the act of conquering


  1. subjection(Noun)

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

  2. subjection(Noun)

    The state of being subjected.

Webster Dictionary

  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.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of subjection in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of subjection in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Manu:

    Depend not on another, rather lean Upon thyself; trust to thine own exertions: Subjection to another?s will gives pain; True happiness consists in self-reliance.

Images & Illustrations of subjection

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