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submissive
used in Jane Eyre

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Definition
inclined to submit (give in) to the wishes of others
  • Instead of speaking, I smiled; and not a very complacent or submissive smile either.
    Chapter 14 (40% in)
  • Lastly, I saw Mr. Mason was submissive to Mr. Rochester; that the impetuous will of the latter held complete sway over the inertness of the former: the few words which had passed between them assured me of this.
    Chapter 20 (39% in)

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