Meaning of “subservient” in the English Dictionary

"subservient" in British English

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subservientadjective

uk /səbˈsɜː.vi.ənt/ us /səbˈsɝː.vi.ənt/ disapproving
subservience
noun [ U ] uk /səbˈsɜː.vi.əns/ us /səbˈsɝː.vi.əns/
subserviently
adverb uk /səbˈsɜː.vi.ənt.li/ us /səbˈsɝː.vi.ənt.li/

(Definition of “subservient” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"subservient" in American English

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subservientadjective

us /səbˈsɜr·vi·ənt/ disapproving

willing to do what other people want, or considering your wishes as less important than those of other people:

In the past, women were viewed as subservient to men.
subservience
noun [ U ] us /səbˈsɜr·vi·əns/

disapproving

Your subservience to your boss disgusts me.

(Definition of “subservient” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"subservient" in Business English

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subservientadjective

uk /səbˈsɜːviənt/ us

willing to do what another person, organization, etc. wants, and considering your aims or wishes to be less important than those of others:

a subservient position/role
subservient to sb/sth Critics say the Federal Aviation Agency remains subservient to the airline industry.

(Definition of “subservient” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)