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submissive

adjective Referring to the passive, receiving or obedient end of a BDSM relationship, which includes flogging, servitude, humiliation and bondage, which contrasts to the dominant (top) position.

noun The person in a BDSM relationship who prefers or is assigned the passive, receiving or obedient role, in contrast to the dominant partner.
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Disregarding the false literality of American values, he both distances and reconfigures achieved-utopian "America,' rather than idealize or accept submissively either the cultural and political domination of Americano-global imperial power or the "hype" of American spectacle and "uncultured.
Be-holding engenders the dynamic and eventfulness of being at least to some degree submissively beholden.
Metaphorically, Louise's emotional fate is determined at her birth by her gender: she is first rejected by her father; then her husband fails to satisfy her need for love; and ultimately, being female, she is expected to accept submissively her unhappiness.
Therefore, they accept their situation with submissively as a natural condition and in this Onwueme puts forward a call to Blacks to better their own situation: they can only fight an oppressor if they are aware of the oppression, aware of their identities, their rights and their innate ability to claim their rights.
However, since she does not do exactly as he says, this reading must be considered carefully: "By acceding to Filostrato's demand Fiammetta suggests that the women will finally behave more submissively toward the men than vice versa: they are after all pecore to his lupo, the metaphor suggesting that nature has made women the meeker sex" (Sherberg 115).
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Women in this era are often shown with these tilted heads, implying that they are of a gentler nature than men of their class, who are shown less submissively, standing upright with shoulders back.
This suggests that she is submissively accepting this concept of solidarity as she looks at her life, through visionary eyes, one last time.
Kirzner also criticizes Schumpeter's idea that equilibrium is approached because of imitators submissively following the entrepreneurs.
They might be taught to speak "respectfully"--meaning for instance with the head submissively bowed, or walking stooped forward, prostrating themselves in front of their future husbands, averting the eyes, etc.
The slave stands at the gate of Allh The Almighty, asking Him to provide for him, aid him, make things easy for him, guide him, bring him near to Him and help him perform righteous deeds and acts of worship, submissively imploring Him from the depths of his heart, and keeping in mind that he has neither strength nor power, nor competence to achieve any of this without his Lord.