capitulate[ kuh-pich-uh-leyt ]SEE DEFINITION OF capitulate
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR CAPITULATE
I make him offer to capitulate if he will accord us passage with the honours of war.
Your attentions flatter her, and predispose her to capitulate.
"You must not capitulate with your Sovereign," said the Chancellor.
It is a fortress that well besieged may capitulate like any other.
But now,—now if the siege were made, the town would have to capitulate at the first shot.
They will be the first to capitulate at the first house which is fired.
They hastened to capitulate, and in August, 1584, received a Spanish garrison.
He compelled them to capitulate at Arecise, and to surrender Fernanbon.
Then I knew that the fortress was about to capitulate and re-doubled my attacks.
It was determined to capitulate in the name of the whole colony.
MORE RELATED WORDS FOR CAPITULATE
- back down
- bail out
- bow out
- buckle under
- cave in
- chicken out
- cry uncle
- cut out
- drop like a hot potato
- hand over
- leave off
- pull out
- take the oath
- throw in the towel
- walk out on
- wash one's hands of