But the legions were forced to return several times to subdue them and Caesar finally lost patience, so he cut off one hand of every soldier.
West Midlands police used a non-lethal Taser stun gun to subdue one of the bombing suspects captured last week.
Roles include trying to subdue psychotic children, breaking up fights in the school yard and general administrative duties.
His desire to realize Henry VIII's plan to subdue French influence in Scotland and achieve the union of the Crowns became an obsession.
You can hear him subdue an audience that he himself has aroused.
North Ossetia lies to the west of the seething Chechnya region where Russian forces have been trying to subdue separatists for a decade.
The main aim of the wars of new generation is to subdue other countries.
But the failure to subdue the insurgencies in both countries has produced differences over how to proceed.
she managed to subdue an instinct to applaud
That they did, but with such a heavy hand that the narcotic gas used to subdue the terrorists also accounted for over 100 hostages.