But one day a submission might arrive with strong views on abortion, or racial disparities.
His hands outstretched, shoulders in submission, there was no shouting, no expletives, no aggression at all.
submission is less a novel of ideas than a political book, and of the most subversive kind.
late 14c., "act of referring to a third party for judgment or decision," from Old French submission, from Latin submissionem (nominative submissio) "a lowering, sinking, yielding," noun of action from past participle stem of submittere "lower, reduce, yield" (see submit). Sense of "humble obedience" is first recorded mid-15c. Modern French submission has been replaced by doublet soumission.