subservient


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in a position of subordination

excessively eager to serve or obey

Synonyms for subservient

compliant and obedient to authority

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serving or acting as a means or aid

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abjectly submissive

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PPP leader added that his government had made FC subservient to the provincial government and had given Aghaz-e-Haqooq-e-Balochistan package to address the grievances of masses of the province.
3) A surrendering of independence by the subservient party to the dominant party
He ruled the articles insinuated the Singapore courts are subservient to Singapore's elder statesman Lee Kuan Yew and are tools for suppressing political dissent.
Iwould say that while we have respect for other faiths, we must not become subservient to them.
Menial restaurant work is all he can get, and his supervisors--even and especially the ones from India--use his undocumented status to keep him silent and subservient.
Our men and women are equal, they are not subservient, they are independent and able to live their lives in the manner they choose.
The needs of children must not be subservient to the wants and desires of adults, she holds.
We have had a generation of subservient, non-talking players because of this assault.
maintains that the upper class "neoliberals" of America are working to satisfy their craving for wealth by establishing imperialist control of developing countries through globalization and creating a subservient and docile working class in America.
Passover is a reminder that you have to fight against that inclination to be subservient.
I am not speaking of the history we learned in school, a history subservient to our political leaders, from the much-admired Founding Fathers to the Presidents of recent years.
Economic Hit Men, or EHMs, "are an elite group of men and women who utilize international financial organizations to foment conditions that make other nations subservient to the corporatocracy," writes Perkins.
Cultural traditions that relegate girls and women to subservient rotes make the practice hard to stop.
There is a fundamental weakness in his character which was obvious when he became subservient to George Bush over Iraq and now as he capitulates to the pressure of Europe
He said: "If we are subservient to the kids we will fall down straightaway, without doubt