submittal vs submission : Common Errors in English

About submittal vs submission

“Submittal” is the act of submitting; it should not be used to describe the thing being submitted, as in “clip a five-dollar bill to your submittal and it will receive our earliest attention.” In almost all cases “submission” is clearer and more traditional than “submittal.”

submission Meaning(s)

  • (n) something (manuscripts or architectural plans and models or estimates or works of art of all genres etc.) submitted for the judgment of others (as in a competition)
  • (n) the act of submitting; usually surrendering power to another
  • (n) the condition of having submitted to control by someone or something else
  • (n) the feeling of patient, submissive humbleness
  • (n) a legal document summarizing an agreement between parties in a dispute to abide by the decision of an arbiter
  • (n) an agreement between parties in a dispute to abide by the decision of an arbiter
  • (n) (law) a contention presented by a lawyer to a judge or jury as part of the case he is arguing

submittal in News

  • Due to the ever increasing work-load,

    Due to the ever increasing work-load, Oak Ridge Metal Works is looking for a Mechanical Engineer/Project Manager that can design production & automated equipment and machines. Uses AutoCAD, Inventor, or SolidWorks to create submittal, arrangement, layout, flat pattern & shop drawings.
    on June 12, 2013 Source: The Daily Reflector

submission in News

  1. Ray Allen Throws Sick Behind-the-Back Pass to LeBron James (VIDEO)

    Yes, the Miami Heat were pounded into submission in Game 3 of the NBA Finals. Still, Ray Allen made the play of the night, throwing a dazzling, no-look behind-the-back dish to a trailing LeBron James.
    on June 12, 2013 Source: Slam

  2. Echo Therapeutics Submits Pre-submission Package To FDA For Symphony CGM

    Echo Therapeutics Submits Pre-submission Package To FDA For Symphony CGM
    on June 10, 2013 Source: Nasdaq

  3. Myles Jury Breaks Down Fabricio Werdum's Armbar Submission at UFC on Fuel 10

    At UFC on Fuel 10, two of the best submission artists in the history of the heavyweight division met, but ultimately, it was Fabricio Werdum who came away with the victory. Facing former Pride champion Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira in a rematch from a fight the pair had all the way back in 2006, Werdum was crafty with his attacks and ultimately put away his old foe with a slick armbar submission. It ...
    on June 10, 2013 Source: Bleacher Report

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