1 acquiescence, assent, capitulation, giving in, surrender, yielding
2 compliance, deference, docility, meekness, obedience, passivity, resignation, submissiveness, tractability, unassertiveness
3 argument, contention, proposal
4 entry, handing in, presentation, submitting, tendering
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submission ( submissions plural )
1 n-uncount Submission is a state in which people can no longer do what they want to do because they have been brought under the control of someone else.
oft into N
The army intends to take the city or simply starve it into submission.
2 n-uncount Thesubmissionof a proposal, report, or other document is the act of formally sending it to someone, so that they can consider it or decide about it.
FORMAL usu the N of n
Diploma and certificate courses do not normally require the submission of a dissertation.
3 n-count A submission is a proposal, report, or other document that is formally sent or presented to someone, so that they can consider or decide about it.
A written submission has to be prepared.
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