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Overview of adj submissive

The adj submissive has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (4) submissive

(inclined or willing to submit to orders or wishes of others or showing such inclination; "submissive servants"; "a submissive reply"; "replacing troublemakers with more submissive people")

2. slavish, subservient, submissive

(abjectly submissive; characteristic of a slave or servant; "slavish devotion to her job ruled her life"; "a slavish yes-man to the party bosses"- S.H.Adams; "she has become submissive and subservient")

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