subjecting

All Verb
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  • You did not know, sir, to what you were subjecting me, did you? Cited from Virginians, By William Makepeace Thackeray
  • But of all things, they least think of subjecting themselves to the will of one man. Cited from The Writings of Thomas Jefferson, Vol. 4 (of 4), ed. by T.J. Randolph
  • We shall see this strange creature, man, subjecting all nature to his will. Cited from Thoughts on Man, His Nature, etc, by Wm Godwin
  • Why does he not put her truth to the test, by subjecting her to a criminal process? Cited from Awful Disclosures, by Maria Monk
  • A golden opportunity of subjecting them to the law had been suffered to escape, and might never return. Cited from History of England, James II V. 4, Macaulay
  • I see that I am subjecting you to very great suffering. Cited from The Lady of the Ice, by James De Mille
  • History would bring him the same information, without subjecting him to the same perils. Cited from Rousseau, Volumes 1 and 2, by John Morley
  • On that she could say cutting words without subjecting herself to suspicion even from herself. Cited from Phineas Finn, by Anthony Trollope
  • She answered him slowly, subjecting him the while to a somewhat close examination. Cited from A Millionaire of Yesterday, E. Phillips Oppenheim
  • All the political parties are subjecting their attitude to the action of the Government. Cited from New York Times Current History: The European War, March 1915
  • They also claimed that capturing him alive and subjecting him to trial could have brought out several unknown truth.
  • I found it impossible to keep away without subjecting myself to painful observations. Cited from Vivian Grey, by The Earl of Beaconsfield
  • If so, he must have realized to what straits he was subjecting them. Cited from Story Of Waitstill Baxter, by Kate D. Wiggin
  • But if you had the heart of a man you might have seen that you were subjecting me to torture. Cited from Taken Alive, by E. P. Roe
  • As she aged, her public appearances became less frequent for fear of subjecting her to stress.
  • They believed in the rapid industrialization through labor and believed in subjecting nature to human will.
  • And it was evident that the men thought that they could do so without subjecting themselves to legal penalties. Cited from Harry Heathcote of Gangoil, Anthony Trollope
  • Was this man ever to be subjecting her to spasms of fear on his account? Cited from Over the Pass, by Frederick Palmer
  • Why am I subjecting my loved ones to this?
  • Because He could have forgiven man without subjecting His son to pain. Cited from God and my Neighbour, by Robert Blatchford
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Root form of subjecting is subject for the verb.

Meaning of subjecting

  • 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