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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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"Thank you," I nodded submissively. "Yes, I'd love a lager."
A Muslim should be happy twice; the first while ending his devout fasting while the second will be later when meeting Almighty Allah to be compensated for sincerely observing this worship (fasting), and submissively surrendering to His will and instruction.
Did we think that all this would continue and Gaza would accept it submissively? Anyone who thought so was a victim of dangerous delusions, and now we are all paying the price."
Shame to every Christian Nicosian who, by their indifference, submissively allowed their mayor, Constantinios Yiorkadjis to self authorise the gay march and in their name condone it.
What bug indeed is it that has bitten the people's elected hierarchs that they are behaving so meekly and submissively in dealing with a monstrosity that inescapably requires to be shown the state's stern face and long arm of the law?
For them, no interpretation is the best interpretation, and Hayy in fact recommends to Salaman that they should hold fast to their observances "regulating outward behaviour and not delve into things that did not concern them, submissively to accept all the most problematical elements of the tradition and shun originality and innovation".
But an aggressively male dominant approach is also suggested as being out of time--Sid advises the compere on how to deal with women: "Treat them rough." This is overheard by Sid's girlfriend, around whom he then acts not submissively, but certainly elusive and placating.
He's kinetic which means he responds if people stand in front of him and move - they can pat him for example (or the air in front of him) and he'll lie down submissively or bark at you.
Shall I hear the lament of the nightingale submissively lending my ear
state are submissively accepted by the whole community for the right to
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.