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See definition of conceded on Dictionary.com
  • as inpermitted
  • as inlegally

synonyms for conceded

  • acceptable
  • allowable
  • allowed
  • approved
  • authorized
  • licensed
  • sanctioned
  • accorded
  • chartered
  • consented
  • favored
  • legalized
  • let
  • okay
  • tolerated
  • constitutionally
  • justly
  • lawfully
  • legitimately
  • admittedly
  • allowably
  • authorized
  • by law
  • enforcibly
  • juridically
  • licitly
  • permissibly
  • rightfully
  • warranted

antonyms for conceded

MOST RELEVANT
  • denied
  • prohibited
  • refused
  • unacceptable
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How to use conceded in a sentence

Historically, now is when the winners are gracious, the losers concede, and all Americans acknowledge the outcome and turn their attention to the challenges of everyday life.
CHARLES KOCH: PARTISAN POLITICS DON’T WORK. IT’S TIME FOR A NEW WAYJAKEMETHNOVEMBER 19, 2020FORTUNE
WarnerMedia appears to have gotten Amazon to concede in one respect.
‘WE GET NOTHING’: MEDIA COMPANIES WANT MORE DETAILED AUDIENCE, REVENUE BREAKDOWNS FROM FREE, AD-SUPPORTED STREAMING TV PLATFORMSTIM PETERSONNOVEMBER 18, 2020DIGIDAY
By refusing to concede, he propagates the myth that he is being forced from office precisely because he has kept faith with his base.
SERIOUSLY, WILL HE EVER GO?SEAN ILLINGNOVEMBER 12, 2020VOX
To be fair, the Reds conceded seven of those 16 goals in one extraordinarily flukey match against Aston Villa.
LIVERPOOL AND MANCHESTER CITY LOOK ORDINARY. ARE THEY?TERRENCE DOYLENOVEMBER 12, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
This race has been called, but the president, as he threatened to do before the election, has refused to concede and instead leaned on a series of lawsuits to contest results.
THE TRAILER: THE 10 CRUCIAL COUNTIES, REVISITEDDAVID WEIGELNOVEMBER 10, 2020WASHINGTON POST
City Councilwoman Barbara Bry officially conceded the race for mayor in a Zoom call on Monday morning.
MORNING REPORT: ALL EYES ON COUNCIL PRESIDENT RACEVOICE OF SAN DIEGONOVEMBER 10, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
He had conceded the night of the election, but then called Bush back with second thoughts.
THE NIGHT THE SUPREME COURT SETTLED A PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION, DECLARING GEORGE W. BUSH THE WINNERMICHAEL ROSENWALDNOVEMBER 6, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Alumni Action Group members concede that the superintendent’s suggestions might not be perfect.
FAIRFAX FAMILIES SUE OVER CHANGES TO THOMAS JEFFERSON HIGH’S ADMISSIONSHANNAH NATANSONNOVEMBER 5, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Freitas did not concede, saying late Wednesday that out of respect for his supporters, staff and “the importance of this race,” he would wait until all votes were tallied — likely by Friday — to make a statement.
SPANBERGER DECLARES VICTORY OVER FREITAS IN VIRGINIA AS MORE ABSENTEE BALLOTS ARE TALLIEDMEAGAN FLYNNNOVEMBER 5, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Republican incumbent Thom Tillis declared victory over Democratic challenger Cal Cunningham, but the latter has yet to concede.
THE SENATE RACES STILL IN PLAY ON FRIDAYARIC JENKINSNOVEMBER 5, 2020FORTUNE
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WORDS RELATED TO CONCEDED

  • admittedly
  • allowably
  • authorized
  • by law
  • conceded
  • constitutionally
  • enforcibly
  • juridically
  • justly
  • lawfully
  • legitimately
  • licitly
  • permissibly
  • rightfully
  • warranted
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.