Meaning of “subject someone/something to something” in the English Dictionary

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"subject someone/something to something" in American English

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subject someone/something to something

phrasal verb with subject /səbˈdʒekt, ˈsʌbˌdʒekt/ verb

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)