Thesaurus / cede

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He agreed to pay a large money indemnity and to cede Hong Kong absolutely.

He was secretly proposing to cede the Gothic kingdom of Italy to Justinian for a pension of 1200 pounds of gold.

The Formation of Christendom, Volume VIThomas W. (Thomas William) Allies

But the "most gentle and good" Desiderius strayed from the right way, and did not cede the promised cities.

A Short History of ItalyHenry Dwight Sedgwick

If I believed you I should cede to the enemy more than he demands.

He defamed his competitors, or bribed them not to do their best, or cajoled them to cede the victory to him.

Darkness and DawnFrederic W. Farrar

He plied the Cherokees with drink and induced them to make formal submission and to cede all their lands to the Crown.

Pioneers of the Old SouthwestConstance Lindsay Skinner

France offered to cede Normandy with Guienne, but both of them loaded with the usual homage and vassalage to the crown.

The prince felt a species of exultation as he expatiated on the rich relics of empire which he was authorized to cede.

Indeed I can hardly say I cede it, for I do not yet possess it.

Daniel BooneJohn S. C. Abbott

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