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submissive
used in Not Without My Daughter

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Definition
inclined to submit (give in) to the wishes of others
  • Finally, seeing my plan failing, I struggled to regain my composure, to take the initiative by playing the submissive wife.
  • After a few minutes Nasserine tiptoed into the room, the picture of a submissive Iranian woman, her left hand clutching the chad or about her head.
  • So I sat submissively, allowing Moody to vent his insane anger.

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