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Synonyms for subjugation

the act of subjugating by cruelty


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the act of conquering

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The spear-hand paused, the black cast a quick glance in the direction of the disturbance, as did the others of the blacks who were not occupied with the subjugation of the ape-man.
Big thoughts were the Prince's; and it was always with a shake of his head that he considered the subjugation of the world to the arbitrary measures of Time.
Paying glorious tributes to the martyrs of Jammu and Kashmir, speakers said that best way to pay glorious tributes to the martyrs is to continue their mission till occupied land of Jammu and Kashmir is liberated from the long Indian subjugation.
Mirwaiz appreciated Pakistan's unflinching support to the Kashmir cause and to the path of dialogue and hoped that India will also accept that subjugation of Kashmiri people cannot continue forever," the statement added.
Allahabad: Kicking up a controversy, the Vishwa Hindu Parishad on Saturday said the fort built by Mughal emperor Akbar on the banks of the river Yamuna here is a "symbol of subjugation of Hindus" and wanted the imposing structure to be replaced with a night shelter for poor pilgrims visiting to have a dip in the holy Sangam.
With further confirmation the tree must go Leaving it standing wasn't part of the scheme It played no part in the architect's dream Oh what a pity oh what a great shame Vandalism committed under a legal name The tree had to go its course it had ran For all things must bow in subjugation to man Should it have been sacrificed no
Rosemary's steadfast and courageous truth-telling uncovered the historical roots of women's subjugation in the church--a rigorous task that recovered women's agency.
HAFIZABAD -- A rally was taken out by the citizens to observe Black Day to express their solidarity with the Kashmiri brothers who were groaning under the subjugation of Indian imperialist for the past 67 years.
Isn't it great to learn that the Church of Rome has finally got something right after a history of atrocities; the endorsement of dictators; the justification of slavery; the subjugation of women; the suppression of enlightenment thinking; the torture and murder of heretic scientists and the bullying of homosexuals?
It seems that Israel's current aggression against Gaza, so far killing around 350 mostly civilians and wounding many thousands, is a reaction to Fatah in the West Bank and Hamas in Gaza agreeing to form a Palestinian unity government after seven years of conflict between them which has helped Israel to continue its subjugation of the Palestinians.
Ordnance Survey is what it says on the tin: maps to show where to put your heavy guns, originating in England's military subjugation of Scotland in 1745.
According to Dawn News, the subjugation of Ahmadis started soon after Independence in 1947.
Social subjugation occurs when people trade unequal amounts of labor while material subjugation is caused by a lack of access to material resources.
Secondly, it is not clear from the text whether or not the periods of subjugation by other nations occurred simultaneously with the years of rulership by the judges.
Awad told Aswat al-Iraq that "there is a problem that must be solved, but if we keep silent, we will return to ages of subjugation, which is not right and unrealistic".