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1. subordinate

noun. ['səˈbɔrdəˌneɪt, səˈbɔrdənət'] an assistant subject to the authority or control of another.

Synonyms

  • second banana
  • man
  • supporter
  • cog
  • helper
  • bottom dog
  • assistant
  • foot soldier
  • subsidiary
  • second fiddle
  • associate
  • underling

Antonyms

  • white
  • disjoin
  • captor
  • bad person

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Rhymes with Subordinate Clause

  • withdraws
  • laidlaw's
  • straws
  • mccaw's
  • macaws
  • inlaws
  • guffaws
  • because
  • applause
  • prause
  • ocaw's
  • glaus
  • flaws
  • draws
  • draus
  • claws
  • claus'
  • brause
  • waugh's
  • was
  • thaws
  • tawes
  • sias
  • shaw's
  • saws
  • sause
  • saus
  • paws
  • pause
  • naus

Sentences with subordinate-clause


1. Noun Phrase
It depends on the second part of the sentence for meaning, making it a subordinate clause.

2. Noun Phrase
An insubordinate clause consists of a subject and a verb and conveys a complete thought.

3. Noun Phrase
Once Tommy got home is an example of a subordinate clause.

4. Noun Phrase
Use a comma to separate an insubordinate clause from a subordinate clause.

2. subordinate

adjective. ['səˈbɔrdəˌneɪt, səˈbɔrdənət'] lower in rank or importance.

Synonyms

  • status
  • assistant
  • associate
  • low-level
  • under
  • secondary
  • position
  • inferior

Antonyms

  • dominant
  • inactivity
  • disservice
  • worsen

3. subordinate

verb. ['səˈbɔrdəˌneɪt, səˈbɔrdənət'] rank or order as less important or consider of less value.

Synonyms

  • rank
  • grade
  • order
  • outclass
  • range
  • rate

Antonyms

  • unsupportive
  • misconstruction
  • essential
  • abnormality

4. subordinate

adjective. ['səˈbɔrdəˌneɪt, səˈbɔrdənət'] subject or submissive to authority or the control of another.

Synonyms

  • subservient
  • feudatory
  • ruled
  • subject
  • dependent
  • low-level

Antonyms

  • domineering
  • act
  • female
  • juvenile

5. subordinate

adjective. ['səˈbɔrdəˌneɪt, səˈbɔrdənət'] (of a clause) unable to stand alone syntactically as a complete sentence.

Antonyms

  • nonworker

6. subordinate

verb. ['səˈbɔrdəˌneɪt, səˈbɔrdənət'] make subordinate, dependent, or subservient.

Synonyms

  • lower
  • lour

Antonyms

  • foe
  • nonmember
  • dissociate

7. subordinate

noun. ['səˈbɔrdəˌneɪt, səˈbɔrdənət'] a word that is more specific than a given word.

Synonyms

  • word
  • hyponym

Antonyms

  • draftee
  • volunteer
  • civilian

8. clause

noun. ['ˈklɔz'] (grammar) an expression including a subject and predicate but not constituting a complete sentence.

Synonyms

  • grammatical construction
  • coordinate clause
  • relative clause
  • sentence
  • dependent clause
  • independent clause
  • subordinate clause
  • expression
  • construction

Antonyms

  • nondeductible
  • natural object
  • negate
  • middle

9. clause

noun. ['ˈklɔz'] a separate section of a legal document (as a statute or contract or will).

Synonyms

  • deductible
  • escalator
  • written document
  • arbitration clause
  • joker
  • escalator clause
  • double indemnity
  • reserve clause
  • papers
  • rider
  • article
  • document
  • section

Antonyms

  • misconception
  • beginning
  • acquittal
  • acquit
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