(Geology) Of, relating to, or being rock or sediment strata that were deposited either adjacent to each other or in vertical sequence without interruption by a disruptive or altering process such as erosion or folding.
Find another word for submissive. In this page you can discover 18 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for submissive, like: yielding, passive, tractable, docile, acquiescent, nonresistant, passive, resigned, amenable, biddable and compliant.
Natasha went back to her father in the other box, now quite submissive to the world she found herself in.
But the proud Israelites did not remain submissive for long; Damascus had indeed fallen, but neither Philistia nor Edom had yet been crushed.
In many cases sober convictions or submissive assent supplied the want of spontaneous enthusiasm.
Bayle also paraded the opposition between reason and revelation; but the argument in his hands is a double-edged weapon, and when he extols the merits of submissive faith his sincerity is at least questionable.
To Nur-ed-din he was invariably submissive, but from the vigour which he employed in adding to the fortifications of Cairo and the haste with which he retreated from an attack on Montreal (1171) and Kerak (1173) it is clear that he feared his lord's jealousy.