In the age of aristocrats everything was subordinated to family bloodlines.
The Palestine Partition plan failed because it took ethnic isolationism as a value and subordinated justice to it.
San Martin subordinated everything to the creation of a fleet.
Everything of late years has been subordinated to this design.
It was because of this fact, as explained in the preceding chapter, that this body was subordinated in our scheme of government.
For the moment, he subordinated his personal problems to his wrath at Henry.
States are like individuals—their rights are relative—they are subordinated to the good of the whole country.
Select parenthetical clauses and show how they are subordinated.
Arang, signifies to possess power of doing any thing, but subordinated to another.
Every refining trait was subordinated to the exigencies of the gospel of force.
"to bring into a subordinate position," 1590s; see subordinate (adj.). Related: Subordinated; subordinating.