Synonyms and Antonyms for subordinate-clause

1. subordinate clause (n.)

a clause in a complex sentence that cannot stand alone as a complete sentence and that functions within the sentence as a noun or adjective or adverb

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2. subordinate (n.)

an assistant subject to the authority or control of another

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3. subordinate (adj.)

lower in rank or importance

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4. subordinate (v.)

rank or order as less important or consider of less value

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5. subordinate (adj.)

subject or submissive to authority or the control of another

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6. subordinate (v.)

make subordinate, dependent, or subservient

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7. subordinate (adj.)

(of a clause) unable to stand alone syntactically as a complete sentence

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8. subordinate (n.)

a word that is more specific than a given word

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9. clause (n.)

(grammar) an expression including a subject and predicate but not constituting a complete sentence

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