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English noun: subjugation

1. subjugation (state) forced submission to control by others


Broader (hypernym)relationship

Narrower (hyponym)bondage, bondage, captivity, confinement, enslavement, oppression, peonage, repression, slavery, thraldom, thrall, thralldom

2. subjugation (act) the act of subjugating by cruelty

SamplesThe tyrant's oppression of the people.


Broader (hypernym)persecution

3. subjugation (act) the act of conquering

Synonymsconquering, conquest, subjection

Broader (hypernym)capture, gaining control, seizure

Instance hyponymNorman Conquest

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