Definition of 'submission'
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The rebel Nationalists were drawn up on its outskirts and the Condor Legion of the Luftwaffe was trying to bomb it into submission. THE WHITE DOVE (2004)She combed harder, trying to tame the strands into submission. CORMORANT (2004)Both Morris and Pemberton noted the first small submission, the trifling point of the acceptance of a name. LOHENGRIN (2004)
Opening the gates for soldiers of the Imperial Order had been a symbolic sign of submission. NAKED EMPIRE (2004)
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Translations for 'submission'
British English: submission NOUN
Submission is a state in which people can no longer do what they want to do because they have been brought under the control of someone else.
The army intends to take the city or simply starve it into submission.
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