An example of submit is giving a proposal to the head of a department for review.
An example of submit is a toddler finally giving in when their mom is trying to put them in their car seat.
We submitted our ideas to our supervisor.
Submit a tissue sample to testing.
I submit that the terms are entirely unreasonable.
Submit to an interview; submit to drug testing.
They will not submit to the destruction of their rights.
I submit these plans for your approval.
Origin of submit
- Middle English submitten from Latin submittere to set under sub- sub- mittere to cause to go
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition