usage: put down by force or intimidation; "The government quashes any attempt of an uprising"; "China keeps down her dissidents very efficiently"; "The rich landowners subjugated the peasants working the land"
2. subjugate, subject, dominate, master
usage: make subservient; force to submit or subdue
1. subjugated, defeated (vs. undefeated)
usage: reduced to submission; "subjugated peoples"