Subject

Sub*ject"

(?), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Subjected (?); p. pr. & vb. n. Subjecting.] 1. To bring under control, power, or dominion; to make subject; to subordinate; to subdue.
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Firmness of mind that subjects every gratification of sense to the rule of right reason.
C. Middleton.
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In one short view subjected to our eye,
Gods, emperors, heroes, sages, beauties, lie.
Pope.
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He is the most subjected, the most nslaved, who is so in his understanding.
Locke.
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2. To expose; to make obnoxious or liable; as, credulity subjects a person to impositions.
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3. To submit; to make accountable.
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God is not bound to subject his ways of operation to the scrutiny of our thoughts.
Locke.
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4. To make subservient.
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Subjected to his service angel wings.
Milton.
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5. To cause to undergo; as, to subject a substance to a white heat; to subject a person to a rigid test.
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