submissive Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"submissive" in British English

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submissiveadjective

uk   us   /səbˈmɪs.ɪv/
A submissive ​personallows themselves to be ​controlled by other ​people: He was ​looking for a ​quiet, submissive ​wife who would ​obey his every word.
submissively
adverb uk   us   /-li/
submissiveness
noun [U] uk   us   /-nəs/
(Definition of submissive from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"submissive" in American English

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submissiveadjective

 us   /səbˈmɪs·ɪv/
showing a ​willingness to be ​controlled by other ​people: a submissive ​gesture
(Definition of submissive from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “submissive”
in Chinese (Simplified) 顺从的,温顺的,听话的…
in Turkish itaatkâr, uysal, söz dinler…
in Russian покорный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 順從的,溫順的,聽話的…
in Polish uległy, posłuszny…
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