subjugate - definition and synonyms

verb [transitive] 

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/ˈsʌbdʒʊɡeɪt/
present tense
I/you/we/theysubjugate
he/she/itsubjugates
present participlesubjugating
past tensesubjugated
past participlesubjugated
  1. to defeat a place or a group of people and force them to obey you

    Just 50 years later, England was again subjugated by the Normans.

derived word

subjugation

 

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/ˌsʌbdʒʊˈɡeɪʃ(ə)n/
noun [uncountable]