Translation of subordination in Spanish:


subordinación, n.

Pronunciation /səˌbɔrdnˈeɪʃ(ə)n//səˌbɔːdɪˈneɪʃn/


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    subordinación feminine
    subordination to sth/sb subordinación a algo/algn
    • As an educationist, her surmise is that literacy had failed to free women from their predicament of subordination.
    • Women in Venezuela have been conditioned for centuries to blame themselves and accept their subordination to men.
    • The character of such a party was also designed to maintain the subordination of the working class to the old bureaucracies.
    • Indeed he acted all his life on one principle which he thought the essence of a soldier's code: the subordination of self to team work.
    • The power to wage war inherent in the authority of a government provides the necessary subordination of citizen to state.