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Meaning & Definition of Subservient in English

English

Subservient

/səbsərviənt/

adjective

1. Compliant and obedient to authority

  • "Editors and journalists who express opinions in print that are opposed to the interests of the rich are dismissed and replaced by subservient ones"-g. b. shaw
    synonym:
  • subservient

2. Serving or acting as a means or aid

  • "Instrumental in solving the crime"
    synonym:
  • implemental
  • ,
  • instrumental
  • ,
  • subservient

3. Abjectly submissive

  • Characteristic of a slave or servant
  • "Slavish devotion to her job ruled her life"
  • "A slavish yes-man to the party bosses"- s.h.adams
  • "She has become submissive and subservient"
    synonym:
  • slavish
  • ,
  • subservient
  • ,
  • submissive