- n. 投降；提交（物）；服从；（向法官提出的）意见；谦恭
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- submission (n.)
- late 14c., "act of referring to a third party for judgment or decision," from Old French submission or directly from Latin submissionem (nominative submissio) "a lowering, letting down; sinking," noun of action from past participle stem of submittere "to let down, put down, lower, reduce, yield" (see submit).
Sense of "humble obedience" is first recorded mid-15c. Modern French submission has been replaced by doublet soumission. English in 16c.-17c. also had an adjective submiss "humble, submissive." Submissionist in various political historical contexts is from 1828.
- 1. We think an attempt to bully them into submission would be counterproductive.
- 2. A written submission has to be prepared.
- 3. Their approach simply bludgeons you into submission.
- 4. a gesture of submission
- 5. The defeated general showed his submission by giving up his sword.
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