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cede

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  • verbabandon, surrender
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Synonyms for cede

verb abandon, surrender
  • capitulate
  • communicate
  • concede
  • give in
  • give up
  • grant
  • hand over
  • relinquish
  • renounce
  • sign over
  • transfer
  • waive
  • abdicate
  • accord
  • alien
  • alienate
  • allow
  • convey
  • drop
  • fold
  • leave
  • resign
  • vouchsafe
  • yield
  • abalienate
  • come across with
  • deed
  • fork over
  • make over
  • part with
  • remise
  • throw in the sponge
  • throw in the towel

Antonyms for cede

  • fight
  • hold
  • keep
  • refuse
  • challenge
  • continue
  • deny
  • disallow
  • disapprove
  • maintain
  • oppose
  • reject
  • retain
  • withhold
  • defend
  • gain
  • guard
  • take over
  • win
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to cede

abdicate

verb. give up a right, position, or power

capitulate

verb. give in

capitulating

verb. give in

concede

verb. acknowledge, give in

conceded

verb. acknowledge, give in

conceding

verb. acknowledge, give in
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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