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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

In a less important position than someone or something else. To rank or order as less important or consider of less value.

Usage examples (36)
  • A subordinate kingdom
  • A subordinate (or dependent) clause functions as a noun or adjective or adverb within a sentence
  • So I asked the students, what do you think about the term subordinate group?
  • This is super common in subordinate male loose affilitations. for more
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