Definisi 'subdue'

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verb
1 put down by force or intimidation Terjemahkan
Example:
The government quashes any attempt of an uprising
China keeps down her dissidents very efficiently
The rich landowners subjugated the peasants working the land
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2 to put down by force or authority Terjemahkan
Example:
suppress a nascent uprising
stamp down on littering
conquer one's desires
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3 hold within limits and control Terjemahkan
Example:
subdue one's appetites
mortify the flesh
source: wordnet30

4 get on top of; deal with successfully Terjemahkan
Example:
He overcame his shyness
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5 make subordinate, dependent, or subservient Terjemahkan
Example:
Our wishes have to be subordinated to that of our ruler
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6 correct by punishment or discipline Terjemahkan
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7 To bring under; to conquer by force or the exertion of superior power, and bring into permanent subjection; to reduce under dominion; to vanquish. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913


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