Student Thesaurus

One entry found for submit.
Entry Word: submit
Function: verb
Text: 1 to cease resistance (as to another's arguments, demands, or control) <in the end he submitted and agreed to take that awful-tasting medicine> -- see YIELD 3
2 to give up and cease resistance (as to a liking, temptation, or habit) <refusing to submit to sleep, she stayed by her son's hospital bed the whole night> -- see YIELD 1
3 to yield to the control or power of enemy forces <the fort's commander received orders not to submit under any circumstances, as reinforcements were on the way> -- see FALL 2