Usage examples for subordinate

  1. Perhaps such a man has a subordinate whose wife is a social leader.  The Book of Business Etiquette by Nella Henney
  2. That, of course, with other subordinate causes.  The Major by Ralph Connor
  3. The gentleman then asked what the trunks contained: I answered clothes and linen; when he begged pardon for the insolence of the subordinate, and informed him that I was at liberty to proceed where I thought proper.  The Bible in Spain by George Borrow