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subdue

verb [T]
 
 
/səbˈdjuː/ ( present participle subduing, past tense and past participle subdued)
to start to control someone or something, especially by using forcePreventing and impedingLimiting and restricting
Translations of “subdue”
in Spanish someter, dominar…
in French soumettre…
in German besiegen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 壓制, 制服, 控制…
in Russian подавлять, подчинять…
in Turkish boyun eğdirmek, kontrol altına almak, bastırmak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 压制, 制服, 控制…
in Polish ujarzmiać…
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