Subjugate in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Subjugate

(transitive) To forcibly impose obedience or servitude upon.

Short Example Sentences for Subjugate

  • 1. It is the subjugate instrument of the blood. 🔊
  • 2. Instead of depending on circumstances we subjugate them. 🔊
  • 3. Hostile concurrences of many events Control and subjugate me to the office. 🔊
  • 4. No power, not even that of our Spaniards, has been able to subjugate them. 🔊
  • 5. Abyssinia, though Italy attempted to subjugate it, is again also independent. 🔊
  • 6. Efforts to subjugate them under Generals Harmar and St. Clair had failed. 🔊

How to use Subjugate in Sentences?

  • 1. Had he but affected generosity that he might the more completely subjugate her? 🔊
  • 2. It has isolated interests in order to subjugate them; it has sundered all to enfeeble all. 🔊
  • 3. The priests deceive them, tyrants corrupt them in order to subjugate them more easily. 🔊
  • 4. Gen. Daumas would have France subjugate this country and add it to her African dominions. 🔊
  • 5. That the knowledge about it was subdued by fanatic religious rulers, in their attempt to subjugate total control over them. 🔊
  • 6. Nor was she a proud beauty desirous to subjugate the other sex; and drag them triumphantly at her chariot wheels. 🔊
  • 7. Every religion, in its origin, was a restraint invented by legislators who wished to subjugate the minds of the common people. 🔊
  • 8. The difficulty with the Creek Indians arising; Jackson with his characteristic energy helped to subjugate them. 🔊
  • 9. Many towns placed themselves voluntarily under the rule of princes who in turn were trying to subjugate the nobility, and so protected the towns and accorded all sorts of rights and privileges. 🔊
  • 10. The secrets of nature, revealed by science to a nation which acknowledges no restraints, then became weapons of wholesale destruction to be used to subjugate all civilization. 🔊
  • 11. Glory and aggrandizement based upon injustice brings its own reward, and when a people subjugate and exploit another, they must inevitably pay the price of their own brutality and injustice. 🔊
  • 12. Through twenty months of war we have been engaged in a fruitless attempt to subjugate our purchased victims, and we have been cajoled, continually, by the declaration that the war was ended. 🔊
  • 13. The lines of her head and figure too, half guessed and half revealed, and wholly light and graceful, had caught his fancy and created a desire to subjugate her. 🔊