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1. concede

verb. ['kənˈsiːd'] admit (to a wrongdoing).

Synonyms

  • admit
  • own up
  • confess
  • acknowledge
  • fess up
  • profess

Antonyms

  • reject
  • expatriate
  • disclaim
  • disenfranchise

Etymology

  • conceder (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • concedo (Latin)

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Rhymes with Concede

  • guaranteed
  • disagreed
  • supersede
  • stampede
  • intercede
  • aristide
  • aristede
  • alwaleed
  • succeed
  • preceed
  • precede
  • overfeed
  • misread
  • mislead
  • misdeed
  • laclede
  • degreed
  • decreed
  • walid
  • waleed
  • wahid
  • vahid
  • streed
  • sinead
  • shaheed
  • secede
  • screed
  • reseed
  • reread
  • recede

How do you pronounce concede?

Pronounce concede as kənˈsid.

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Sentences with concede


1. Verb, base form
When discussing opposite sides, always try to understand, even concede, rather than outright dismiss.

Quotes about concede


1. I find relief from the questions only when I concede that I am not obliged to know everything. I remind myself it is sufficient to know what I know, and that what I know, may not always be true.
- Maya Angelou

2. concede

verb. ['kənˈsiːd'] be willing to concede.

Synonyms

  • yield
  • concord
  • forgive
  • agree
  • hold
  • concur

Antonyms

  • disavow
  • exclude
  • forbid
  • disallow

Etymology

  • conceder (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • concedo (Latin)

3. concede

verb. ['kənˈsiːd'] give over; surrender or relinquish to the physical control of another.

Synonyms

  • yield
  • cede
  • give

Antonyms

  • refuse
  • outgo
  • stand still
  • stand

Etymology

  • conceder (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • concedo (Latin)

4. concede

verb. ['kənˈsiːd'] acknowledge defeat.

Synonyms

  • surrender

Antonyms

  • be born
  • survive

Etymology

  • conceder (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • concedo (Latin)
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