Meaning of submiss in English:


Pronunciation /səbˈmɪs/


archaic, rare
  • Submissive; characterized by humility and readiness to obey. Of a person.


Late 16th century; earliest use found in John Foxe (?1517–1587), martyrologist. From classical Latin submissus (also summissus) low in position, (of the voice or a sound) not loud, low, (of a person) humble, submissive, servile, use as adjective of past participle of submittere submit.