But gradually the sense of complete subjugation came over her, and she wondered languidly what had made her feel so uneasy and excited. (not reviewed by editor)
She had an idea that the sight of her in a grey gown of devotional cut, with her famous lashes drooped above a prayer-book, would put the finishing touch to Mr. Gryce's subjugation, and render inevitable a certain incident which she had resolved should form a part of the walk they were to take together after luncheon. (not reviewed by editor)
Samples from Other Sources
The Taliban wants total subjugation to their religious law.
The Nazis subjugated most of Europe.
It is a paternal society that crushes dissent and subjugates women and minorities.
Now that he did, it was a startling thing, a dark catalog of subjugation and struggle.
Dave Eggers -- Zeitoun
They rejected marriage as subjugation.
Stieg Larsson -- The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet`s Nest
A word from her readings popped into her head: subjugation.