Definition of subjection:
subjugating, thrashing, overpowering, surrender, subduing, double, domination, walkover, oppression, subjugation, allegiance, dependence, faithfulness, loyalty, conquering, prisoner, vanquishing, conquest, romp, captivity, colonialism, capture, record, dominating, subjecting, seduction, reliance, restraint, winning streak, upset, shackle.
- servility (part of speech: noun)
- victory (part of speech: noun)
- subordination (part of speech: noun)
- "The Soul of a People", H. Fielding.
The Lusitanians having sent for Sertorius, he left Africa, and being made general with absolute authority, he put all in order amongst them, and brought the neighboring parts of Spain under subjection.- "Plutarch-Lives-of-the-noble-Grecians-and-Romans", Clough, Arthur Hugh.
Elizabeth once touched on the old claims of England to supremacy over Scotland: the ambition of all the Scotch kings, to prove to the English that they were independent of them, still lived in Mary: when queen was set over against queen, it took a more sharply- expressed shape; any whisper of subjection seemed to her an outrage.- "A History of England Principally in the Seventeenth Century, Volume I (of 6)", Leopold von Ranke.