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Definition of subject verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    subject something (to something) (formal)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they subject
    he / she / it subjects
    past simple subjected
    -ing form subjecting
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  1. to bring a country or group of people under your control, especially by using force The Roman Empire subjected most of Europe to its rule.
  2. NAmE//səbˈdʒekʃn//
    noun [uncountable]
  3. Phrasal Verbssubject somebody/something to something
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: subject