1 accepting sb else's control
ADJ. complete, total
VERB + SUBMISSION demand, expect The emperor demanded total submission from his subjects. | gain, get | beat sb into, bomb sb into, force sb into, starve sb into, stun sb into They bombed the village into submission.
PREP. ~ to the patient's submission to the demands of the hospital
2 of a plan/statement
ADJ. detailed | joint | oral, written
VERB + SUBMISSION make | accept | reject | consider, hear | support, uphold The judge upheld the defendant's submission and quashed his conviction.
PREP. in a/the ~ | ~ to The companies have made a joint submission to the minister.