1. reduced to submission
; - Example: "subjugated peoples"
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Subjugate \Sub"ju*gate\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Subjugated; p.
pr. & vb. n. Subjugating.] [L. subjugatus, p. p. of
subjugare to subjugate; sub under + jugum a yoke. See
To subdue, and bring under the yoke of power or dominion; to
conquer by force, and compel to submit to the government or
absolute control of another; to vanquish.
He subjugated a king, and called him his "vassal."
Syn: To conquer; subdue; overcome. See Conquer.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
adj 1: reduced to submission; "subjugated peoples"
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
30 Moby Thesaurus words for "subjugated":
bond, broken, captive, conquered, crushed, disenfranchised,
enslaved, enthralled, felled, flattened, humbled, in bondage,
in bonds, in captivity, in chains, in slavery, in subjection,
mastered, oppressed, put down, quelled, reduced, smashed, subdued,
subjected, suppressed, under the heel, under the lash, unfree,