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English verb: submit

1. submit (communication) refer for judgment or consideration


SamplesThe lawyers submitted the material to the court.


Synonymssubject


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s something to somebody


Broader (hypernym)refer


Narrower (hyponym)give, pass on, relegate, return, submit

2. submit (communication) put before


SamplesI submit to you that the accused is guilty.


ExamplesThey submit that there was a traffic accident


Synonymsposit, put forward, state


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s something to somebody


Broader (hypernym)advise, propose, suggest

3. submit (competition) yield to the control of another


Pattern of useSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s PP


Narrower (hyponym)subject


Entailgive up, surrender

4. submit (possession) hand over formally


Synonymspresent


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s something to somebody.
Somebody ----s somebody with something


Broader (hypernym)give


Narrower (hyponym)bring in

5. submit (social) refer to another person for decision or judgment


SamplesShe likes to relegate difficult questions to her colleagues.


Synonymspass on, relegate


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something to somebody


Broader (hypernym)subject, submit

6. submit (communication) yield to another's wish or opinion


SamplesThe government bowed to the military pressure.


Synonymsaccede, bow, defer, give in


Pattern of useSomebody ----s to somebody


Broader (hypernym)buckle under, give in, knuckle under, succumb, yield

7. submit (cognition) accept or undergo, often unwillingly


SamplesWe took a pay cut.


Synonymstake


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s PP


Broader (hypernym)undergo


Narrower (hyponym)test


Verb grouptake

8. submit (competition) make an application as for a job or funding


SamplesWe put in a grant to the NSF.


Synonymsput in


Pattern of useSomebody ----s


Broader (hypernym)apply

9. submit (possession) make over as a return


SamplesThey had to render the estate.


Synonymsrender


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s something to somebody


Broader (hypernym)gift, give, present


Domain categoryjurisprudence, law

10. submit (cognition) accept as inevitable


SamplesHe resigned himself to his fate.


Synonymsreconcile, resign


Pattern of useSomebody ----s somebody PP


Broader (hypernym)accept









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