concede


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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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Almost everyone wrote off QPR weeks ago yet I genuinely believed Harry Redknapp might save them - but even I have to concede that it's going to take a minor miracle now.
Sometimes when you attack with seven players it's enough, because if not you can concede a counter-attack like we conceded.
Despite the expectation by taxpayer representatives that Pennsylvania would concede the tax liability, the Commonwealth did not, and a hearing in the two cases was held as scheduled.
It is reasonable not to concede adjustments until adequate substantiation is received and the items in question are verified.
Gore was understandably not willing to concede the lifelong ambition of at least two generations of his family.
30am local time from a room at Nashville's War Memorial Plaza, just moments before he was to publicly concede defeat before a rain-drenched crowd.
But I wasn't going to be forced, as if by order of law, to concede that she was thereby a male, because that's a contradiction of the facts.
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.
Medical journals aren't known for humor, as their editors will undoubtedly concede.
Although his view hasn't changed much, he does grudgingly concede that academic research on political action committees is turning up "a consensus about PAC influence.
WASHINGTON -- The American Center for Law and Justice, specializing in constitutional law, said today it is a statistical impossibility for Senator John Kerry to win Ohio and urged the Democratic Presidential candidate to concede.
The most important thing to win games is not to concede goals.
We cannot afford to concede these goals if we want to be a good team.
He said: "The verdict is if you concede two goals from corner kicks and come out in the second half and concede from an unfortunate error you give yourselves a mountain to climb.