What does "Submission" mean?


(n.) Acknowledgement of a fault; confession of error (n.) An agreement by which parties engage to submit any matter of controversy between them to the decision of arbitrators (n.) The act of submitting; the act of yielding to power or authority; surrender of the person and power to the control or government of another; obedience; compliance (n.) The state of being submissive; acknowledgement of inferiority or dependence; humble or suppliant behavior; meekness; resignation

Synonyms compliance, entry

Example: "Several of his submissions were rejected by publishers" Example: "The union was brought into submission"

Word Family submissions