Word of the Day: subjugate

Pronunciation: [suhb-juh-geyt]

Definition(s): to bring under complete control or subjection; conquer; master.
2.to make submissive or subservient; enslave.

Part of Speech: verb

Sentence:  Jim Crow laws and an unfair justice system helped whites subjugate African Americans.

Synonyms: subdue, enslave, suppress, quell

Antonyms: encourage, release, liberate, free

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