Translation of "subordinate" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /səˈbɔː·dən·ət/ us /səˈbɔr·dən·ət/

less important or lower in rank

a subordinate position/role
An individual’s needs are subordinate to those of the group.
noun uk /səˈbɔː·dən·ət/ us /səˈbɔr·dən·ət/

someone who has a less important position than someone else in an organization

subordinado, -a

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


adjective /səˈboːdinət/

lower in rank, power, importance etc

A colonel is subordinate to a brigadier.
subordinate clause noun

(linguistics ) a clause introduced in a sentence by a conjunction etc, and acting as a noun, adjective or adverb

oración subordinada

(Translation of “subordinate” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)