Definition of Submit

1. Verb. Refer for judgment or consideration. "The lawyers submitted the material to the court"

Exact synonyms: Subject
Specialized synonyms: Give, Return, Pass On, Relegate
Generic synonyms: Refer
Derivative terms: Submission



2. Verb. Put before. "They submit that there was a traffic accident "; "I submit to you that the accused is guilty"
Exact synonyms: Posit, Put Forward, State
Generic synonyms: Advise, Propose, Suggest
Derivative terms: Statement, Statement, Submission

3. Verb. Yield to the control of another.
Entails: Give Up, Surrender
Specialized synonyms: Subject
Derivative terms: Submission, Submission, Submissive, Submissive, Submitter

4. Verb. Hand over formally.
Exact synonyms: Present
Generic synonyms: Give
Specialized synonyms: Bring In
Derivative terms: Present, Presentation, Presenter

5. Verb. Refer to another person for decision or judgment. "She likes to relegate difficult questions to her colleagues"
Exact synonyms: Pass On, Relegate
Generic synonyms: Subject
Derivative terms: Relegating, Relegation

6. Verb. Yield to another's wish or opinion. "The government bowed to the military pressure"

7. Verb. Accept or undergo, often unwillingly. "We took a pay cut"
Exact synonyms: Take
Specialized synonyms: Test
Generic synonyms: Undergo
Related verbs: Take
Derivative terms: Submission, Taker

8. Verb. Make an application as for a job or funding. "We put in a grant to the NSF"
Exact synonyms: Put In
Generic synonyms: Apply
Derivative terms: Submitter

9. Verb. Make over as a return. "They had to render the estate"
Exact synonyms: Render
Category relationships: Jurisprudence, Law
Generic synonyms: Gift, Give, Present

10. Verb. Accept as inevitable. "He resigned himself to his fate"
Exact synonyms: Reconcile, Resign
Generic synonyms: Accept
Derivative terms: Resignation

Definition of Submit

1. v. t. To let down; to lower.

2. v. i. To yield one's person to the power of another; to give up resistance; to surrender.

Definition of Submit

1. Verb. (intransitive) To yield or give way to another. ¹

2. Verb. (transitive) or (intransitive) To enter or put forward for approval, consideration, marking etc. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Submit

1. to yield to the power of another [v -MITTED, -MITTING, -MITS]

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Literary usage of Submit

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1. The American and English Encyclopedia of Law by David Shephard Garland, John Houston Merrill, Charles Frederic Williams, Thomas Johnson Michie (1889)
"In Illinois, an executor has no power to submit a claim against his testator's estate to ... In Texas, it is held to be improper to submit a rejected claim. ..."

2. War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy (1904)
"... such is the destiny of those rare and always solitary men who divining the will of Providence submit their personal will to it. ..."

3. Homerica, Emendations and Elucidations of the Odyssey by Thomas Leyden Agar (1908)
"A better and more probable correction would, I submit, be : — The corruption of this is simplicity itself, being merely the substitution of a more familiar ..."

4. Hunger by Knut Hamsun (1920)
"Well, I should have to submit to fate. I had noj been inside the family rooms before, this one common room in which they all lived, both day and night — the ..."

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