What are the opposite words for sub-ordinate?

Subordinate is a term used to describe someone or something that is lower in rank or position. Its antonyms refer to individuals or things that are at a higher rank or position. The opposite of subordinate could be dominant, superior, or principal. Dominant implies having the authority or power to control or influence others. Superior indicates being better, greater, or higher in rank, quality, or importance. Principal refers to the main or most important person or thing in a particular context. Antonyms for subordinate are used to contrast one status or position with another, highlighting differences or similarities in power, authority, and responsibility.

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abstain, avoid, bear.