"submission" Definition

  1. 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.
  2. n. The state of being submissive; acknowledgement of inferiority or dependence; humble or suppliant behavior; meekness; resignation.
  3. n. Acknowledgement of a fault; confession of error.
  4. n. An agreement by which parties engage to submit any matter of controversy between them to the decision of arbitrators.

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Position in dictionary: 96302 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n., n., n., n.,
Words that start with "submission": 1
Words that end with "submission": 3
Words that contain "submission": 3
Next words in dictionary: submissive, submissly, submissness, submit, submitted
Previous words in dictionary: submiss, subministration, subministrate, subministrant, subminister

English Dictionary Definition of submission

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