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subordinate
used in Jane Eyre

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Definition
less important or subservient; or to rank as such
  • What! you are my paid subordinate, are you?
    Chapter 14 (51% in)
  • I was thinking, sir, that very few masters would trouble themselves to inquire whether or not their paid subordinates were piqued and hurt by their orders.
    Chapter 14 (51% in)
  • Paid subordinates!
    Chapter 14 (51% in)
  • According as the shifting obscurity and flickering gleam hovered here or glanced there, it was now the bearded physician, Luke, that bent his brow; now St. John's long hair that waved; and anon the devilish face of Judas, that grew out of the panel, and seemed gathering life and threatening a revelation of the arch-traitor — of Satan himself — in his subordinate's form.
    Chapter 20 (34% in)

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