In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- The prisoners were all perfectly submissive and paid every deference to the wishes of those in whose custody they were placed.
- But patients are not the unquestioning, submissive breed they once were.
- Gentle and debonair in manners, he knows how to be a submissive husband and cater to the needs of his sweetheart.
- Steve had played games with her mind, and she had been meek and submissive.
- At the feast which follows the three bridegrooms wager on whose wife is the most docile and submissive.
- She said he made the entire family proud by challenging the court and that he was never scared or submissive.
- Basically, I would be much more passive, submissive and altruistic.
- He shows that slaves who seemed submissive and passive were cleverly using the language of their masters and subverting it to their own ends.
- It's too bad that some men feel they can only express their submissive side by taking on the identity of a woman.
- If it is sweet, servile and submissive, a new dog could bully your first dog into a life of fear and despair.
- There is, and always has been, a lot more to women than the meek, submissive weaklings that we have been made out to be throughout the centuries.
- Girls grew up knowing that they had to be hardworking and submissive so that they could find good husbands who would take good care of them.
- They seem to have all the makings of a weak, submissive government.
- I think it is just they are not aware of pressurising you to make you conform or to make you submissive.
- She is warlike and aggressive, not submissive and unassertive.
- Dee believed the Angels to be obedient servants of God, submissive to the authority of Christ.
- They must have given him some powerful drugs to have him so submissive and humble.
- He is likely quite uncomfortable about the prospects of appearing weak, submissive or passive.
- They were not passive, submissive clients but positive enthusiasts, with a common agenda.
- I handed the boots, my letter and the reply to a pleasant, submissive sales assistant who went to fetch a manager.
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