Likely or prone to be affected by (a particular condition or occurrence, typically an unwelcome or unpleasant one)
he was subject to bouts of manic depression
Dependent or conditional upon
the proposed merger is subject to the approval of the shareholders
Under the authority of
legislation making Congress subject to the laws it passes
Under the control or domination of (another ruler, country, or government)
the Greeks were the first subject people to break free from Ottoman rule
Cause or force to undergo (a particular experience of form of treatment)
he'd subjected her to a terrifying ordeal
Bring (a person or country) under one's control or jurisdiction, typically by using force
A person or thing that is being discussed, described, or dealt with
I've said all there is to be said on the subject
he's the subject of a major new biography
A person or circumstance giving rise to a specified feeling, response, or action
the incident was the subject of international condemnation
A noun phrase functioning as one of the main components of a clause, being the element about which the rest of the clause is predicated
The part of a proposition about which a statement is made
A theme of a fugue or of a piece in sonata form; a leading phrase or motif
A person who is the focus of scientific or medical attention or experiment
A branch of knowledge studied or taught in a school, college, or university
A citizen or member of a state other than its supreme ruler
A thinking or feeling entity; the conscious mind; the ego, esp. as opposed to anything external to the mind
The central substance or core of a thing as opposed to its attributes
subject to bankruptcy court approval, the company expects to begin liquidation of its inventory
capable: possibly accepting or permitting; "a passage capable of misinterpretation"; "open to interpretation"; "an issue open to question"; "the time is fixed by the director and players and therefore subject to much variation"
cause to experience or suffer or make liable or vulnerable to; "He subjected me to his awful poetry"; "The sergeant subjected the new recruits to many drills"; "People in Chernobyl were subjected to radiation"
the subject matter of a conversation or discussion; "he didn't want to discuss that subject"; "it was a very sensitive topic"; "his letters were always on the theme of love"
being under the power or sovereignty of another or others; "subject peoples"; "a dependent prince"
make accountable for; "He did not want to subject himself to the judgments of his superiors"
something (a person or object or scene) selected by an artist or photographer for graphic representation; "a moving picture of a train is more dramatic than a still picture of the same subject"
Access control is a system which enables an authority to control access to areas and resources in a given physical facility or computer-based information system. ...
Subject is R&B singer Dwele's 2003 debut album, released on Virgin Records.
When a musical motif, phrase or theme is elaborated or developed in the course of any work, as occurs, for instance, in a Fugue or Sonata, such a theme is referred to as a subject.
In philosophy, a subject is a being that has subjective experiences, subjective consciousness or a relationship with another entity (or "object"). A subject is an observer and an object is a thing observed. ...
In computer programming within the subject-oriented programming paradigm, subjects are a way to separate concerns. For example, in a Shape class with two methods Draw and Move, each method would be considered a subject.
In a clause: the word or word group (usually a noun phrase) that is dealt with. In active clauses with verbs denoting an action, the subject and the actor are usually the same; The main topic of a paper, work of art, discussion, etc; A particular area of study; A citizen in a monarchy; A person ...
(Subjects) General Reference · English & Literature ·
(Subjects) English language: meanings, etymology, variant spellings, pronunciation.
(Subjects) Genealogy --Dictionaries --Swedish. Swedish language --Dictionaries --English.
(Subjects) Pathology and Laboratory Science, Microbiology and immunology
(Subjects) People or animals that are used in a test or experiment.
(Subjects) Standardized words or phrases assigned to books and articles to assist in searching for works on similar topics. Also called descriptors or index terms. In the catalog, books are assigned Library of Congress Subject Headings.
(Subjects) Statistical physics and nonlinear systems
(Subjects) The participants in the experiment.
(Subjects) These are the primary subjects of observation in a field study or in a collection. These are typically locations and objects that can be of any scale and relate to one another spatially. ...