Dictionary.com

subordinal

[ suhb-awr-dn-l ]
/ sʌbˈɔr dn l /
Save This Word!

adjective

of, relating to, or ranked as a suborder.

QUIZZES

QUIZ YOURSELF ON AFFECT VS. EFFECT!

In effect, this quiz will prove whether or not you have the skills to know the difference between “affect” and “effect.”
Question 1 of 7
The rainy weather could not ________ my elated spirits on my graduation day.

Origin of subordinal

First recorded in 1865–70; sub- + ordinal1
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2021
Essays. Emails. Everything. Get Help Now!