Sub*mis"sive(?), a. 1. Inclined or ready to submit; acknowledging one's inferiority; yielding; obedient; humble.
Not at his feet submissive in distress,Milton.
Creature so fair his reconcilement seeking.
2. Showing a readiness to submit; expressing submission; as, a
With a submissive step I hasted down.Prior.
Syn. -- Obedient; compliant; yielding; obsequious; subservient; humble; modest; passive.
adv. -- Sub*mis"sive*ness,
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