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subject

(Conditional), adjective contingent, dependent on circumstances, depending upon, inciient to, incidental, provisional, relying upon, subiectus, subordinate, uncertain
Associated concepts: subject to approval, subject to defeaaance, subject to review

subject

(Exposed), adjective accountable, at the mercy of, chargeable, liable, open, prone, unexempt from, vulnerable

subject

(Object), noun case, experimentee, liegeman, recipient, testee, victim
Associated concepts: subject of an investigation

subject

(Topic), noun affair, argumentum, content, course, gist, issue, material, matter, motif, pith, point, point at issue, quaestio, study, text, theme, thesis
Associated concepts: interest in subject matter, subject of agreement, subject of bailment, subject of commerce, subbect of statute, subject of tax

subject

verb bring under domination, bring under rule, cause to undergo, conquer, control, crush, defeat, dominate, enslave, enthrall, expose, get the better of, govern, hold down, hold in bondage, hold in subbection, humble, keep down, make liable, make submissive, make subordinate, make subservient, master, obnoxium reddere, oppress, overcome, overmaster, overthrow, quell, repress, rule, subdue, subicere, subjugate, subordinate, suppress, tame, triumph over, vanquish, worst
See also: article, captive, compel, constrain, content, contents, dependent, dominate, inferior, issue, meaning, object, passive, question, require, servile, subdue, subjugate, subordinate, subservient, thesis

SUBJECT, contracts. The thing which is the object of an agreement. This term is used in the laws of Scotland.

SUBJECT, persons, government. An individual member of a nation, who is subject to the laws; this term is used in contradistinction to citizen, which is applied to the same individual when considering his political rights.
     2. In monarchical governments, by subject is meant one who owes permanent allegiance to the monarch. Vide Body politic; Greenl. Ev. Sec. 286; Phil. & Am. on Ev. 732, n. 1.

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NGAP's cond requires -NOSUBIGAP, so that it cannot fire after SUBJ, in this context.
p TOPIC N cond +S #NPOff change -0 #NPOn The cond of TOPIC is the same as that of SUBJ, allowing it occur at the beginning of the sentence.
John will quickly wash FUT the dishes before his wife comes back PRES DU SUBJ.
I will not wash FUT the dishes before/until my wife comes back PRES DU SUBJ.
The wall will collapse FUT before Mary wakes up PRES DU SUBJ.
I'll quickly finish FUT my meal before my wife falls PRES DU SUBJ down the stairs.
I will finish FUT my paper before Mary finishes PRES DU SUBJ hers.
John decided/has decided PASSE COMP not to leave before/ until the police arrived/arrive PRES DU SUBJ.
Singular Plural 1 me `I' 1816(21) 1 we `us' 1816 2 2 unu, una 1882 3 him `he/she' SUBJ 1820 3 dem `they' 1820
Singular Plural 1 me `I' -1795-, 1 you and me `we'/`us' 1842/1844, mine `I'/`me' 1842 me fellow `we'/`us' 1886, we two fellow 1891, us two fellow 1892, me two fellow 1893 2 2 you fellow 1866, you two fellow 1891 3 dat SUBJ + OBJ 1825, 3 (them `they' 1832),(22) that fellow SUBJ + OBJ altogether 1858, 1825, them fellow 1920 him SUBJ 1834, this fellow SUBJ 1865