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1. conceding

noun. ['kənˈsiːdɪŋ'] the act of conceding or yielding.

Synonyms

  • bye
  • pass
  • acquiescence
  • concession
  • assent

Antonyms

  • stubborn
  • hard
  • keep down
  • dematerialize

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Words that Rhyme with Conceding

  • superseding
  • stampeding
  • interceding
  • succeeding
  • proceeding
  • preceeding
  • preceding
  • misreading
  • misleading
  • inbreeding
  • seceding
  • rereading
  • receding
  • impeding
  • exceeding
  • acceding
  • speeding
  • pleading
  • breeding
  • bleeding
  • weeding
  • seeding
  • reding
  • reading
  • needing
  • leading
  • kneading
  • heeding
  • feeding

Example sentences of the word conceding


1. Noun, singular or mass
The concession is automatically accepted once offered and cannot be revoked by the conceding player.

2. Verb, gerund or present participle
Fortunately, the definition of conceding a hole in golf is quite simple to comprehend.

Quotes containing the word conceding


1. Giving up is conceding that things will never get better, and that is just not true. Ups and downs are a constant in life, and I've been belted into that roller coaster a thousand times.
- Aimee Mullins

2. Faith is a cop-out. If the only way you can accept an assertion is by faith, then you are conceding that it can't be taken on its own merits. It is intellectual bankruptcy.
- Dan Barker, Losing Faith in Faith: From Preacher to Atheist

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