subjugate

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EtymologyEdit

 
Romans Under the Yoke (1858), Charles Gleyre

From Latin subiugatus, past participle of subiugare (to bring under the yoke, subjugate), from sub (under) + iugum (yoke). See yoke.

PronunciationEdit

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈsʌbdʒuɡeɪt/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈsʌbdʒəɡeɪt/
  • Hyphenation: sub‧ju‧gate
  • Rhymes: -eɪt

VerbEdit

subjugate (third-person singular simple present subjugates, present participle subjugating, simple past and past participle subjugated)

  1. (transitive) To forcibly impose obedience or servitude upon.

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LatinEdit

VerbEdit

subjugāte

  1. second-person plural present active imperative of subjugō