subjugated Definition

  • 1brought under domination or control, especially by conquest.
  • 2treated as inferior or less important.

Using subjugated: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "subjugated" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    The country was subjugated by the invading army.

  • Example

    Women were subjugated and treated as second-class citizens for centuries.

  • Example

    The indigenous people were subjugated and forced to adopt the culture of the colonizers.

subjugated Synonyms and Antonyms

Synonyms for subjugated

Antonyms for subjugated


Summary: subjugated in Brief

The term 'subjugated' [ˈsʌbdʒʊɡeɪtɪd] refers to being brought under domination or control, often through conquest, or being treated as inferior or less important. Examples include the subjugation of a country by an invading army or the subjugation of women as second-class citizens. Antonyms include 'liberated,' 'emancipated,' and 'free.'