subdual

/səbˈdjuəl/ (say suhb'dyoohuhl)

noun
1. the act of subduing.
2. the state of being subdued.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Subdual — Sub*du al, n. Act of subduing. Bp. Warburton. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • subdual — index control (restriction), subjection Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • subdual — /seuhb dooh euhl, dyooh /, n. 1. an act or instance of subduing. 2. the state of being subdued. [1665 75; SUBDUE + AL2] * * * …   Universalium

  • subdual — noun An act of subduing; a successful defeat …   Wiktionary

  • subdual — Synonyms and related words: Cadmean victory, KO, Pyrrhic victory, Waterloo, ascendancy, beating, breaking, censorship, championship, collapse, conquering, conquest, crackdown, crash, crushing, deathblow, debacle, defeat, destruction,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • subdual — n. act or process of subduing …   English contemporary dictionary

  • subdual — sub·du·al …   English syllables

  • subdual — səbˈd(y)üəl noun ( s) Etymology: subdue + al (n. suffix) : the act of subduing …   Useful english dictionary

  • self-subdual — n. * * * …   Universalium

  • self-subdual — n …   Useful english dictionary

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