What does "Subjugate" mean?


(v. t.) To subdue, and bring under the yoke of power or dominion; to conquer by force, and compel to submit to the government or absolute control of another; to vanquish

Synonyms subject, reduce, quash, subdue, repress, keep down

Example: "The rich landowners subjugated the peasants working the land"

Word Family subjugated, subjugates, subjugating, subjugation, subjugator, subjugators