What does submit mean?

Definitions for submit
səbˈmɪtsub·mit

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. submit, subject(verb)

    refer for judgment or consideration

    "The lawyers submitted the material to the court"

  2. submit, state, put forward, posit(verb)

    put before

    "I submit to you that the accused is guilty"

  3. submit(verb)

    yield to the control of another

  4. present, submit(verb)

    hand over formally

  5. relegate, pass on, submit(verb)

    refer to another person for decision or judgment

    "She likes to relegate difficult questions to her colleagues"

  6. submit, bow, defer, accede, give in(verb)

    yield to another's wish or opinion

    "The government bowed to the military pressure"

  7. take, submit(verb)

    accept or undergo, often unwillingly

    "We took a pay cut"

  8. put in, submit(verb)

    make an application as for a job or funding

    "We put in a grant to the NSF"

  9. render, submit(verb)

    make over as a return

    "They had to render the estate"

  10. resign, reconcile, submit(verb)

    accept as inevitable

    "He resigned himself to his fate"

Wiktionary

  1. submit(Verb)

    To yield or give way to another.

    They will not submit to the destruction of their rights.

  2. submit(Verb)

    or To enter or put forward for approval, consideration, marking etc.

    I submit these plans for your approval.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Submit(verb)

    to let down; to lower

    Etymology: [L. submittere; sub under + mittere to send: cf. F. soumettre. See Missile.]

  2. Submit(verb)

    to put or place under

    Etymology: [L. submittere; sub under + mittere to send: cf. F. soumettre. See Missile.]

  3. Submit(verb)

    to yield, resign, or surrender to power, will, or authority; -- often with the reflexive pronoun

    Etymology: [L. submittere; sub under + mittere to send: cf. F. soumettre. See Missile.]

  4. Submit(verb)

    to leave or commit to the discretion or judgment of another or others; to refer; as, to submit a controversy to arbitrators; to submit a question to the court; -- often followed by a dependent proposition as the object

    Etymology: [L. submittere; sub under + mittere to send: cf. F. soumettre. See Missile.]

  5. Submit(verb)

    to yield one's person to the power of another; to give up resistance; to surrender

    Etymology: [L. submittere; sub under + mittere to send: cf. F. soumettre. See Missile.]

  6. Submit(verb)

    to yield one's opinion to the opinion of authority of another; to be subject; to acquiesce

    Etymology: [L. submittere; sub under + mittere to send: cf. F. soumettre. See Missile.]

  7. Submit(verb)

    to be submissive or resigned; to yield without murmuring

    Etymology: [L. submittere; sub under + mittere to send: cf. F. soumettre. See Missile.]

Freebase

  1. Submit

    Submit is an EP by the British band Pitchshifter, released in 1992. Fitting somewhere between an EP and a full-length album, it was the last album to feature Stuart Toolin in the band. While not as heavy as Industrial, the album is still more intense than any later releases, and is still firmly in the industrial metal genre, with a sound that has been compared to early Godflesh.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Submit

    sub-mit′, v.t. to refer to the judgment of another: to surrender to another.—v.i. to yield one's self to another: to surrender: to yield one's opinion: to be subject:—pr.p. submit′ting; pa.t. and pa.p. submit′ted.adj. Submiss′ (Milt.), cast down, prostrate.—n. Submis′sion, act of submitting or yielding: acknowledgment of inferiority or of a fault: humble behaviour: resignation.—adj. Submis′sive, willing or ready to submit: yielding: humble: obedient.—adv. Submis′sively, humbly—(obs.) Submiss′ly.—n. Submis′siveness. [L. submittĕresub, under, mittĕre, missum, to send.]

Editors Contribution

  1. submit

    To input or upload data onto a computer system, app, website, database, server or network.

    They had to submit data by a specific completion date.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 8, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Verbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'submit' in Verbs Frequency: #490

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of submit in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of submit in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of submit in a Sentence

  1. Wojciech Kowalczyk:

    We declared that we will submit the notification application on the aid programme in February.

  2. Wang Feng:

    The CSRC is only targeting those who use program trading to frequently submit and then cancel bids, thus disturbing the market and manipulating prices, such a practice is closely watched by regulators in the U.S. as well.

  3. Jonathan Arthur:

    You do everything right, you slow down, you submit to the authority of law enforcement, you do the right thing, you wait until a well-lit place to pull over you're on a dark road -- you don't want anybody to get hurt -- and then Daniel Crocker turn around and repay your courtesy with this.

  4. Anne Dunsmore:

    If 82% of the (1.8 million) signatures that we submit are valid than we only need 1.8 million signatures. We’re aiming for 2 million. So I think we should have more than enough.

  5. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu:

    The outline that we will submit assures a competitive price and prevents the possibility of price gouging, for their part, the private companies need to know that we will not compromise on the rights due to the state from its gas treasures. This is the right and necessary balance that we will advance as quickly as possible.

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