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Subordinate (IPA: /səˈbɔɹdəˌneɪt/, /səˈbɔɹdənət/)


Subordinate (a.)

Placed in a lower order, class, or rank; holding a lower or inferior position.

Subordinate (a.)

Inferior in order, nature, dignity, power, importance, or the like.

Subordinate (n.)

One who stands in order or rank below another; -- distinguished from a principal.

Subordinate (v. t.)

To place in a lower order or class; to make or consider as of less value or importance; as, to subordinate one creature to another.

Subordinate (v. t.)

To make subject; to subject or subdue; as, to subordinate the passions to reason.

Subordinate Synonyms

Dependent

Subordinate Synonyms

Dependent, Low-level, Subject, Submissive, Feudatory, Ruled, Subordinate, Subservient

Subordinate Synonyms

Lowly, Lower-ranking, Subaltern, Junior, Junior-grade, Secondary, Inferior, Petty

Subordinate Synonyms

Associate, Adjunct, Low-level, Assistant, Secondary, Under, Subordinate, Inferior

Subordinate Synonyms

Subordinate Word, Hyponym

Subordinate Synonyms

Subsidiary, Underling, Foot Soldier

Subordinate Synonyms

Subdue

Subordinate Rhymes




Coordinate, Subordinate, Coordinate, Inordinate, Subordinate
Insubordinate, Insubordinate

Spanish Translation

Subordinate in Spanish is Subordinar

Tagalog Translation

Subordinate in Tagalog is Basalyo

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Because to me it is inconceivable that a subordinate leader should not carry out orders given by the leaders of the State." - Otto Ohlendorf

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Ethical obligation has to subordinate itself to the totalitarian nature of war." - War

Example Sentence (Quote)

"I consider poetry very subordinate to moral and political science." - Poetry

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Paradoxes often arise because theory routinely refuses to be subordinate to reality." - L. K. Samuels


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