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1. surrender

verb. ['sɝˈɛndɝ'] give up or agree to forgo to the power or possession of another.

Synonyms

  • give up
  • capitulate
  • abnegate
  • concede

Antonyms

  • forbid
  • disallow
  • refuse
  • shrink

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Rhymes with Surrender

  • transgender
  • suspender
  • pretender
  • contender
  • splendor
  • engender
  • defender
  • challender
  • cavender
  • callender
  • stender
  • spender
  • slender
  • skender
  • schlender
  • offender
  • brendor
  • brender
  • blender
  • allender
  • zender
  • zehnder
  • yender
  • wender
  • vendor
  • tender
  • sender
  • pender
  • lender
  • kender

How do you pronounce surrender?

Pronounce surrender as sərˈɛndər.

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How do you spell surrender? Is it surender ?

A common misspelling of surrender is surender

Sentences with surrender


1. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
If you surrender a policy for its cash value, any gain will be taxed.

2. Noun, singular or mass
A captured officer was expected to hand his sword to an enemy officer as a sign of surrender.

3. Verb, base form
The debtor will usually have to surrender a lot of what he owns to pay down his debts.

Quotes about surrender


1. I will not leave South Africa, nor will I surrender. Only through hardship, sacrifice and militant action can freedom be won. The struggle is my life. I will continue fighting for freedom until the end of my days.
- Nelson Mandela

2. Death is not the greatest loss in life. The greatest loss is what dies inside while still alive. Never surrender.
- Tupac Shakur

3. Art is nothing but the expression of our dream; the more we surrender to it the closer we get to the inner truth of things, our dream-life, the true life that scorns questions and does not see them.
- Franz Marc

2. surrender

verb. ['sɝˈɛndɝ'] relinquish possession or control over.

Synonyms

  • give
  • gift
  • sign away
  • sell
  • yield up
  • deliver
  • sign over
  • cede
  • present

Antonyms

  • disable
  • buy
  • retail
  • wholesale

3. surrender

noun. ['sɝˈɛndɝ'] acceptance of despair.

Synonyms

  • despair
  • defeatism

Antonyms

  • stay
  • stand still
  • inelasticity

4. surrender

noun. ['sɝˈɛndɝ'] a verbal act of admitting defeat.

Synonyms

  • relinquishing
  • relinquishment
  • giving up

Antonyms

  • starve
  • bottlefeed
  • disinherit
  • explode

5. surrender

noun. ['sɝˈɛndɝ'] the delivery of a principal into lawful custody.

Synonyms

  • legal transfer
  • extradition
  • delivery

Antonyms

  • take
  • deny
  • withdraw
  • borrow

6. surrender

noun. ['sɝˈɛndɝ'] the act of surrendering (usually under agreed conditions).

Synonyms

  • loss
  • capitulation

Antonyms

  • requisition
  • claim
  • enter
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