constituting a minimum:
a minimal mode of transportation.
barely adequate or the least possible:
of the least possible; minimum or smallest
adjective 1. being below a minimum standard, rate, quota, etc.: a subminimum wage for teenagers. noun 2. something that is below a minimum standard or rate.
noun 1. See example at subminimum (def 1).
adjective, Archaic. 1. submissive. adjective (archaic or poetic) 1. docile; submissive 2. soft in tone
verb (used with object), submitted, submitting. 1. to give over or yield to the power or authority of another (often used reflexively). 2. to subject to some kind of treatment or influence. 3. to present for the approval, consideration, or decision of another or others: to submit a plan; to submit an application. 4. to […]