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Subjugation

Cushan-rishathaim Aram
king to whom God sold Israelites. [O.T.: Judges 3:8]
Gibeonites
consigned to servitude in retribution for trickery. [O.T.: Joshua 9:22–27]
Ham Noah
curses him and progeny to servitude. [O.T.: Genesis 9:22–27]
Jabin Canaanite
king to whom God sold Israelites. [O.T.: Judges 4:1]
Nebuchadnezzar
Babylonian king, plunders Jerusalem; carries people into exile. [O.T.: II Kings 24:10–16]
Svengali
mesmerizes artist’s model, making her a famous singer under his influence. [Br. Lit.: George DuMaurier Trilby]
Allusions—Cultural, Literary, Biblical, and Historical: A Thematic Dictionary. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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Speaking at an event in connection with Kashmir Solidarity Day organized by the Embassy of Pakistan at Pakistan Embassy College Beijing, he said that despite all measures to subjugate them, the spirit of the people of Kashmir remained free and alive.
The main objective of the Saudi aggression, al-Houthi said, is to occupy Yemen and subjugate the Yemeni nation.
The truth is if the huge German war machine had not turned east towards Russia and used so much of its resources in trying to subjugate the Russians, be assured that this country even with the Royal Air Force, would have been invaded within three weeks of the Germans deciding to move over the Channel.
But his singular claim to fame lies in the manner in which he went on to subjugate those he led to freedom.
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Pillsbury quoted Chinese General Pan Junfeng, who termed our nation "the enemy." In March 2000, the Haowangjao Weekly, supported by China's People's Liberation Army (PLA), described a plan to subjugate Taiwan, including using neutron bombs.
To walk through this show assuming that in every piece Kruger herself simply lectures her audience is a mistake; what she does is m ediate, cranking the volume on various often unspoken transactions that shape, subjugate, and splinter personal and public behavior.
But you didn't have to subjugate my country and made my fellow brothers and sisters under the yoke of imperialism for four hundred years.
'The Indian occupation forces are killing Kashmiris by using state terrorism to subjugate them.
"Certain forces are seeking to subjugate Azerbaijan, which pursues a successful policy and has a say on the global arena.
ISLAMABAD -- In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of All Parties Hurriyat Conference, Syed Ali Gilani, has reiterated the Kashmiris' pledge to continue the liberation struggle till its logical conclusion despite the fact that India has crossed every limit and every degree of brutality to subjugate the Kashmiri people.
Honour killing, acid attack and domestic violence are some tools to subjugate women and instill fear in them that would restrain their growth as full members of society equal to men.