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1. Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0
abject, abused, accepting, accommodating, accordant, acquiescent, acquiescing, adaptable, adapting, adaptive, adjustable, adjusting, affirmative, agreeable, agreed, agreeing, amenable, approving, ass-kissing, assentatious, assenting, base, bendable, bending, biddable, bow, bring, browbeaten, brown-nosing, capitulate, cave, complaisant, compliable, compliant, complying, conceding, concessive, conformable, conforming, consentient, consenting, content, defer, deferential, deliver, devoted, docile, domestic, domesticated, downtrod, downtrodden, ductile, duteous, dutiful, eager, elastic, endorsing, extensible, extensile, fabricable, facile, faithful, favorable, fictile, flexible, flexile, flexuous, formable, formative, giving, ground down, hand in, henpecked, humble, humble-minded, humble-spirited, humblehearted, impressible, impressionable, in leading strings, ingratiating, knuckle, knuckle under, law-abiding, like putty, limber, lissome, lithe, lithesome, loyal, malleable, manageable, mean, meek, meek-minded, meek-spirited, meekhearted, menial, misused, moldable, nondissenting, nonresistant, nonresisting, nonresistive, nothing loath, obedient, obeisant, obeying, obsequious, offer, on bended knee, oppressed, ordered around, other-directed, overborne, passive, permissive, plastic, pliable, pliant, poor in spirit, present, proffer, prompt, prostrate, ratifying, ready, receptive, reconciled, refer, regimented, resigned, responsive, sanctioning, send, sensitive, sequacious, servile, shapable, slavish, springy, subdued, submit, subservient, succumb, supine, supple, surrender, susceptible, sycophantic, tender, timid, toadying, tractable, tractile, trampled, truckling, tyrannized, unassertive, uncomplaining, ungrudging, unloath, unmanned, unrefusing, unreluctant, unresistant, unresisting, whippy, willing, willowy, yielding
Dictionary Results for submissive:
1. WordNet® 3.0 (2006)
submissive
    adj 1: inclined or willing to submit to orders or wishes of
           others or showing such inclination; "submissive
           servants"; "a submissive reply"; "replacing troublemakers
           with more submissive people" [ant: domineering]
    2: 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" [syn: slavish, subservient,
       submissive]

2. The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48
Submissive \Sub*mis"sive\, a.
   1. Inclined or ready to submit; acknowledging one's
      inferiority; yielding; obedient; humble.
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            Not at his feet submissive in distress,
            Creature so fair his reconcilement seeking.
                                                  --Milton.
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   2. Showing a readiness to submit; expressing submission; as,
      a submissive demeanor.
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            With a submissive step I hasted down. --Prior.
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   Syn: Obedient; compliant; yielding; obsequious; subservient;
        humble; modest; passive.
        [1913 Webster] -- Sub*mis"sive*ly, adv. --
        Sub*mis"sive*ness, n.
        [1913 Webster]

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