Synonyms of subsidiary


1. subordinate, subsidiary, underling, foot soldier, assistant, helper, help, supporter

usage: an assistant subject to the authority or control of another

2. subsidiary company, subsidiary, company

usage: a company that is completely controlled by another company


1. auxiliary, subsidiary, supplemental, supplementary, secondary (vs. primary)

usage: functioning in a supporting capacity; "the main library and its auxiliary branches"

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Definition and meaning of subsidiary (Dictionary)