verb (used with object), sub·mit·ted, sub·mit·ting.
verb (used without object), sub·mit·ted, sub·mit·ting.
- subminimum wage,
- submucosal plexus,
Origin of submit
Examples from the Web for submit
A 64-year-old animal trainer, he makes the six-hour round-trip every two weeks to submit to her and explore his sexuality.Dungeons and Genital Clamps: Inside a Legendary BDSM Chateau|Ian Frisch|December 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
By giving an artistic veto to a madman, we submit to the mindset of a slave.The Sony Hack and America’s Craven Capitulation To Terror|David Keyes|December 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In early October, Health Republic allowed me to submit a “grievance claim” which I filed, along with a pile of backup documents.
That is not to say the students who submit to the elitism and racism promoted by the USC Greek system are wholly sympathetic.Stepford Sororities: The Pressures of USC’s Greek Life|Maya Richard Craven|November 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Her husband was supportive and even took the photos to submit with her application.From Baltimore Ravens Cheerleader to Mrs. Robinson|Brandy Zadrozny|November 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I submit that, from Mill's point of view, these are all valid reasons why they should not choose the higher life.
They are cleverer than us and more powerful than us; and we have to submit to their discipline.Your United States|Arnold Bennett
This, sir, I submit to your candor and honor, and shall cheerfully await the decision of my superiors.Life And Times Of Washington, Volume 2|John Frederick Schroeder
I shall now proceed to draw my conclusions, which I submit must appeal irresistibly to every impartial and right-minded person.A Century of Wrong|F. W. Reitz
This extremity is terrible, but we are forced to submit to it, if we desire to enjoy the fruit of our rude labours in peace.The Trappers of Arkansas|Gustave Aimard
verb -mits, -mitting or -mitted
Word Origin for submit
late 14c., "to place (oneself) under the control of another," from Latin submittere "to yield, lower, let down, put under, reduce," from sub "under" (see sub-) + mittere "let go, send" (see mission). Sense of "refer to another for consideration" first recorded 1550s. Related: Submitted; submitting.