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 submitting
There is no middle ground in submitting our sacred rights to the whims of foreign tyrants.The Sony Hack and America’s Craven Capitulation To Terror|David Keyes|December 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Indeed, by submitting to the FAA review Galactic was being asked to set the standards for all who followed… if they could.Virgin Galactic’s Flight Path to Disaster: A Clash of High Risk and Hyperbole|Clive Irving|November 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
According to Homegrown Video owner Farrell Timlake, women are now submitting their own videos almost as much as men.Christian Right-Wingers Love Porn: New Studies Suggest the Bible Belt Has A Kinky Side|Aurora Snow|October 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He did, submitting a shorter version, which they did not run.Did Cooter From ‘Dukes of Hazzard’ Beat Eric Cantor?|Eleanor Clift|June 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The author then proceeded to blame Holt for submitting to her sorority sisters.How Kappa Kappa Gamma Threw A UConn Sorority Sister Under The Bus|Emily Shire|May 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I give myself up to the Inquisition to try me, and examine my ways of going on, submitting myself to its orders.'The Life of St. Teresa of Jesus|Teresa of Avila
Our government had, and could have, no intention of submitting to such European manoeuvres.The War With Mexico, Volume I (of 2)|Justin H. Smith
Redworth understood the intention that a job was to be made of it, and submitting, said: 'To the right, I think.'Diana of the Crossways, Complete|George Meredith
Submitting this proposal, he waited to know whether she would consent, on her side, to forgive and forget.Little Novels|Wilkie Collins
Nay, he had undergone banishment for not submitting to the Arians;—but why enlarge on it?Historical Sketches, Volume I (of 3)|John Henry Newman
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.