Explicație subdue în Dicționarul Englez Englez

subdue

(səb'dü )

verb
correct by punishment or discipline
verb
to put down by force or authority
"suppress a nascent uprising"
"stamp down on littering"
"conquer one''s desires"

verb
make subordinate, dependent, or subservient
"Our wishes have to be subordinated to that of our ruler"

verb
get on top of
deal with successfully
"He overcame his shyness"

verb
hold within limits and control
"subdue one''s appetites"
"mortify the flesh"

verb
put down by force or intimidation
"The government quashes any attempt of an uprising"
"China keeps down her dissidents very efficiently"
"The rich landowners subjugated the peasants working the land"





Sinonime:
(verb) chasten, conquer, curb, inhibit, master, mortify, overcome, quash, reduce, repress, subjugate, subordinate, suppress, surmount, tame