subject

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  • In return for this service, people subject to it gained the right to hold land.
  • The next year he published a much longer paper in German on the same subject.
  • He has decided to use her as the next subject of his experiments.
  • These classes are a main subject of study in model theory.
  • A research library is a collection of materials on one or more subjects.
  • The policy has been the subject of some controversy within the press.
  • He believed that learning was influenced by interest in the subject and the teacher.
  • Numerous books and articles have been written and documentary films have been made on the subject.
  • This population has been subject to research studies.
  • Other subjects such as animals and human figures also appear.
  • However, several independent, non-credit programs assist students who need help in a specific subject.
  • Subjects are required to report all things good or bad to their rulers.
  • Ignorance on this all important subject has put me where I am. Cited from Woman and the New Race, by Margaret Sanger
  • He knew fairly little about the subject at that time but presented himself as deeply learned.
  • They have been the subject of detailed studies for many years.
  • After that, those who know about the subject, or whose work is directly related to it, may speak.
  • However, their backstory remains subject to change until written down in the story.
  • He wrote several books and journal articles on the subject.
  • The elected parliament was replaced by one appointed by, and subject to the will of, the President.
  • While the answer is being stated, the voice in which the subject was previously heard continues with new material.
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Meaning of subject

  • noun The subject matter of a conversation or discussion
    he didn't want to discuss that subject, it was a very sensitive topic, his letters were always on the theme of love
  • noun Something (a person or object or scene) selected by an artist or photographer for graphic representation
    a moving picture of a train is more dramatic than a still picture of the same subject
  • noun (grammar) one of the two main constituents of a sentence; the grammatical constituent about which something is predicated
  • noun A person who is subjected to experimental or other observational procedures; someone who is an object of investigation
    the subjects for this investigation were selected randomly, the cases that we studied were drawn from two different communities
  • noun (logic) the first term of a proposition
  • verb Cause to experience or suffer or make liable or vulnerable to
    He subjected me to his awful poetry, The sergeant subjected the new recruits to many drills, People in Chernobyl were subjected to radiation
  • verb Make accountable for
    He did not want to subject himself to the judgments of his superiors