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verb [transitive] American English pronunciation: subject /səbˈdʒekt/ 
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present tense
present participlesubjecting
past tensesubjected
past participlesubjected

phrasal verb

subject to

Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theysubject to
he/she/itsubjects to
present participlesubjecting to
past tensesubjected to
past participlesubjected to
subject someone to something to make someone experience something unpleasant

Her husband subjected her to years of physical abuse.


the condition of continually consuming large amounts of information, especially when this has a negative effect on a person's well-being and ability to concentrate

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a brief handshake that is made without pausing or making eye contact, because you are upset or angry

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