- adj.制服的，被抑制的; 缓和的; 有节制的，抑制; 顺从;
- v.征服( subdue的过去式 ); 克制; 制服;
He seemed a bit subdued to me.
The lighting was subdued.
He faced the press, initially, in a somewhat subdued mood.
The audience are strangely subdued, clapping politely after each song.
I felt strangely subdued when it was all over.
There is a subdued atmosphere in the school at exam time.
She was dressed in grey and looked suitably subdued.
His soothing words subdued her fears.
Breakfast was a very subdued affair.
The country was subdued by the enemy.
The subdued talk in the room faded down.
Both the colour and pattern of this printed silk are very subdued and in good taste.
He subdued a desire to laugh.
Tasteful, subdued lighting sprang up around an elegant interior lounge.
The Greek dye was subdued in me, I suppose.
The rebellious dragon was quite humbled and subdued, and became a most creditable younger brother.
The sound of their motors filtering back in a subdued gentle rumble.
This was the last argument which completely subdued the priest.
Bright gold catches the eye while darker subdued shades of gold lend richness and warmth.
Boosting domestic demand would make Germany less dependent on export markets, which are likely to subdued.
This round of matches still subdued, are strong professional victory.
He shook his head with a subdued " h'm. "
他摇晃着头 低沉 地哼了一声.
KJV I should soon have subdued their enemies, and turned my hand against their adversaries.
After a fierce battle , the troops subdued these rebels in the forest.
So God subdued on that day Jabin the king of Canaan before the sons of Israel.
Children were subdued and silent.
Confessedly defeated, he was properly tame now and subdued. Aleck forgave him with her eyes.
Thus the children of Ammon were subdued before the children of Israel.
1. in a softened tone;
"a subdued whisper"
"a quiet reprimand"
2. restrained in style or quality;
"a little masterpiece of low-keyed eloquence"
3. quieted and brought under control;
"children were subdued and silent"
4. lacking in light; not bright or harsh;
"a dim light beside the bed"
"subdued lights and soft music"