Definition of subjection noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//səbˈdʒekʃn//
; NAmE NAmE//səbˈdʒekʃn//
[uncountable](in/under) subjection (to somebody/something)(formal)
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the process of bringing a country or group of people under your control, especially by using force; the situation of being controlled in this way Scotland was placed under feudal subjection to England.