subjugation

2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Subjugation \Sub'ju*ga"tion\, noun [Cf. F. subjugation, LL. subjugatio.] The act of subjugating, or the state of being subjugated.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

subjugation

noun

1: forced submission to control by others [syn: {subjugation}, {subjection}]

2: the act of subjugating by cruelty; "the tyrant's oppression of the people" [syn: {oppression}, {subjugation}]

3: the act of conquering [syn: {conquest}, {conquering}, {subjection}, {subjugation}]


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