Antonyms for subordinate
lesser, supplementary:important, primary, first-class, major, source, first-rate, strong, main, vital, superior, necessary, chief.
noun:first-rate, major, opposer, exceptional, antagonist, superordinate, Hinderer, greater, first class, opponent, more, higher, choice, senior, overriding.
person that serves another:leader, manager, master, boss.
Usage examples for subordinate
5. What are the subordinate points? – The Art of Public Speaking by Dale Carnagey (AKA Dale Carnegie) and J. Berg Esenwein