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"subjugate" in British English

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subjugateverb [T]

uk   us   /ˈsʌb.dʒʊ.ɡeɪt/ formal
  • subjugate verb [T] (DEFEAT)

to ​defeatpeople or a ​country and ​rule them in a way that ​allows them no ​freedom
subjugation
noun [U] uk   us   /ˌsʌb.dʒʊˈɡeɪ.ʃən/
They are ​bravelyresisting subjugation by ​their more ​powerfulneighbours.
(Definition of subjugate from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"subjugate" in American English

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subjugateverb [T]

 us   /ˈsʌb·dʒəˌɡeɪt/ fml
social studies to ​defeatpeople or a ​country and ​rule them in a way that ​allows them no ​freedom
subjugation
noun [U]  us   /ˌsʌb·dʒəˈɡeɪ·ʃən/ fml
(Definition of subjugate from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “subjugate”
in Chinese (Simplified) 打败, 征服,使臣服,使屈服…
in Chinese (Traditional) 打敗, 征服,使臣服,使屈服…
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