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Synonyms for concede

Synonyms for concede

to recognize, often reluctantly, the reality or truth of

to let have as a favor, prerogative, or privilege

to make a concession

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to cease opposition

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Synonyms for concede

admit (to a wrongdoing)

be willing to concede

give over

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acknowledge defeat

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Paddy Power have priced up from what time tomorrow the prime minister will officially concede defeat should Labour be ejected from office after their 13-year tenure.
Paddy Power - first Labour minister to concede defeat: 13-8 P Mandelson, 4 Lord Adonis, 5 A Johnson, 6 T Jowell, 8 H Harman, 10 D Miliband, 12 E Balls, A Burnham, 14 E Miliband, 16 J Straw, A Darling.
GLENTORAN boss Alan McDonald has angrily shot down suggestions the Oval club should concede defeat in the race for the title.
97 MINS: Dallaglio concedes penalty 25 metres out and Flatley kicks over to level the score at 17-17.
We want to get as many tries as possible, and every game we go into we try not to concede any,'' saidLarder,ahead of Sunday's PoolC opener against Georgia at Subiaco Oval.
It is reasonable not to concede adjustments until adequate substantiation is received and the items in question are verified.
Popalong Fred, easily the track's biggest money-spinner, will again be in high demand to concede starts all round in the principal handicap (race 10).
This is not disengaged scholarship, and Bartov's essays are informed throughout by his conviction that "if historians, as intellectuals, concede their moral neutrality, then they will finally concede their intellectual, political, and moral irrelevance"; he has only harsh words for "proponents of relativism and indeterminacy" who lack "a commitment to truth and morality.
To defending the bloating of the IRS's tax gap figures by including amounts that the IRS itself concedes are wrong -- or that a court so adjudicates -- on the grounds that IRS agents could have made more adjustments is casuistry.
Similarly, Sorauf concedes that the dominance of special-interest money is at least seen as a problem by the public.
David Seaman specials - Sportingodds: 2 concedes goal from outside the penalty area, 4 concedes goal through his legs, 6 concedes a penalty, 20 to be sent off, 50 concedes goal direct from a corner.
PHOTO Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu concedes defeat to rival Ehud Barak.
The idea [to develop a melanoma vaccine] is certainly not new," Boon concedes.
Surprise everyone with a full mea culpa that concedes a sexual relationship with Lewinsky, thereby challenging a nervous Congress to impeach him simply because he covered up a sexual liaison in a deposition to a civil suit that was later thrown out.
But owner Bob Raniere concedes that fountain sales alone wouldn't have kept the business running.