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English definition of “subject someone/something to something”

subject someone/something to something

verb phrasal verb with subject  /səbˈdʒekt, ˈsʌbˌdʒekt/
to cause someone or something to experience something, esp. something unpleasant: I hate being subjected to boring lectures.
(Definition of subject someone/something to something from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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