Submittance vs. Submission

By Jaxson

  • Submission

    Deference (also called submission or passivity) is the condition of submitting to the espoused, legitimate influence of one’s superior or superiors. Deference implies a yielding or submitting to the judgment of a recognized superior, out of respect or reverence. Deference has been studied extensively by political scientists, sociologists, and psychologists.

  • Submission (noun)

    The act of submitting or yielding; surrender.

  • Submission (noun)

    The act of submitting or giving e.g. a completed piece of work.

    “Any submissions received after Friday will have marks deducted for lateness.”

  • Submission (noun)

    The thing which has been submitted.

  • Submission (noun)

    A submission hold in wrestling, mixed martial arts, or other combat sports.

  • Submission (noun)

    A subset or component of a mission.

  • Submittance (noun)

    Submission; submittal.

  • Submission (noun)

    the action of accepting or yielding to a superior force or to the will or authority of another person

    “they were forced into submission”

  • Submission (noun)

    an act of surrendering to a hold by one’s opponent.

  • Submission (noun)

    humility; meekness

    “servile flattery and submission”

  • Submission (noun)

    the action of presenting a proposal, application, or other document for consideration or judgement

    “reports should be prepared for submission at partners’ meetings”

  • Submission (noun)

    a proposal, application, or other document presented for consideration or judgement

    “a written submission to the UN”

  • Submission (noun)

    a proposition or argument presented by counsel to a judge or jury

    “the judge halted the trial at the end of the prosecution’s submissions”

Oxford Dictionary

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