Translation of "submissive" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /səbˈmɪs.ɪv/ us

A submissive person allows themselves to be controlled by other people.

sumiso, dócil
He was looking for a quiet, submissive wife who would obey his every word.
submissively adverb uk /-li/ us
submissiveness noun [ no plural ] uk /-nəs/ us

(Translation of “submissive” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)