capitulation


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Synonyms for capitulation

surrender

Synonyms for capitulation

the act of submitting or surrendering to the power of another

Synonyms for capitulation

a document containing the terms of surrender

a summary that enumerates the main parts of a topic

the act of surrendering (usually under agreed conditions)

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After the smashing of the City Hall and Post-Office, the white flag had been hoisted from a tower of the old Park Row building, and thither had gone Mayor O'Hagen, urged thither indeed by the terror-stricken property owners of lower New York, to negotiate the capitulation with Von Winterfeld.
They found it still in the hands of the disgusted gunners, who had been ordered to cease fire at the capitulation, and it was easy to infect these men with their own spirit.
From above they could inflict immense damage; they could reduce any organised Government to a capitulation in the briefest space, but they could not disarm, much less could they occupy, the surrendered areas below.
Summary: Lahore [Pakistan], December 5 (ANI): A social activist has gone missing from Pakistan's Lahore city following a discussion session on the topic of extremism in context of a recent sit-in staged by religious parties in Faizabad and state's subsequent capitulation to it.
Summary: The amendment, retreat and the capitulation of the government at the hands of extremists have posed questions on who's in charge
The choice is capitulation as in 1972, or to actually leave the EU and use the WTO trade deal.
The Ayuntamiento stood witness to the signing of the terms of the capitulation of Manila between American and Spanish forces.
Former Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis reproached Tsipras on Saturday for capitulation to international creditors:
And striker Kenny Miller reckons it would be the biggest capitulation in history if they failed to even make the end-of-season shoot-out.
embargo on trade and travel would require action by Congress, where Cuban-American lawmakers have denounced Obama's action as a capitulation to the Castro regime,.
Given that Jones' Wolves team spectacularly failed to clinch promotion in 2002 after being well clear at the top of the table going into the last couple of months of the campaign, there is evidence to suggest that a side's capacity for capitulation is set by their manager - Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's sides certainly had a penchant for caving in too.
And they need to prove themselves after last week's capitulation at Leicester.
Galle: Former Pakistan players on Monday criticised the national team's capitulation in the first Test against Sri Lanka, blaming defensive batting on the final day for the seven-wicket defeat.
The monument a ossuary of Soviet soldiers in Lozenets district in Sofia has been covered with the words "Europe Day instead of Victory Day" in reference to the upcoming celebrations of the Day of peace and unity in Europe and of the capitulation of Nazi Germany to the Soviet Union in the Second World War both marked on May 9, BTV reports.
Asked what he put the capitulation down to, Sherwood said: "A lack of characters.