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conceding

See definition of conceding on Dictionary.com
  • as inacknowledgment
  • as incapitulation

synonyms for conceding

  • acceptance
  • admission
  • affirmation
  • assent
  • assertion
  • concession
  • confession
  • confirmation
  • corroboration
  • realization
  • recognition
  • accession
  • acquiescence
  • allowance
  • avowal
  • compliance
  • concurrence
  • declaration
  • profession
  • ratification
  • yielding
  • admitting
  • allowing
  • asservation
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antonyms for conceding

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  • denial
  • disagreement
  • dissent
  • refusal
  • rejection
  • repudiation
  • veto
  • defending
  • fight
  • fighting
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How to use conceding in a sentence

To put that number in perspective, Liverpool conceded just 22 goals during the entire 2018-19 season.
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She later conceded that she had not anticipated the struggles that awaited them.
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One Homeland Security official called it “another Tuesday on the internet,” but conceded there was still cause for concern in the election aftermath.
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Makeshift lineups were largely responsible for conceding seven goals in the final two matches.
D.C. UNITED’S FIRST OFFSEASON PRIORITY: HIRING A COACHSTEVEN GOFFNOVEMBER 9, 2020WASHINGTON POST
“It’s not the most normal time to be doing this,” he easily concedes, yet Fluker remains undaunted.
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The AP won’t declare a winner if a race could result in a recount, though it may make a final decision if the trailing candidate publicly concedes or confirms they won’t challenge the result.
FOLLOW ALONG AS BATTLEGROUND STATES TALLY PRESIDENTIAL VOTESJOHN KENNEDYNOVEMBER 5, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
The San Diego mayoral results showed Assemblyman Todd Gloria with a solid lead, but City Councilwoman Barbara Bry said she won’t concede yet.
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Although Pappas initially denied the charge, he later conceded the relationship, but said he was dating an ex-lobbyist and received no gifts from him.
PAPPAS REBUKES SCOTUS JUSTICES FOR DECLARING WAR ON SAME-SEX MARRIAGECHRIS JOHNSONOCTOBER 30, 2020WASHINGTON BLADE
Taking on such cases can be mentally and emotionally taxing, he concedes, and he relaxes by working in the yard and going for walks around his neighborhood.
HE’S LAYING THE LEGAL GROUNDWORK FOR REPARATIONSDANIEL MALLOYOCTOBER 30, 2020OZY
Paranormal researchers say they’re hearing way more reports than usual, though they concede that the spooky noises people are hearing may be normal house sounds they aren’t used to because they’re normally at work.
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WORDS RELATED TO CONCEDING

  • acceptance
  • accession
  • acquiescence
  • admission
  • admitting
  • affirmation
  • allowance
  • allowing
  • assent
  • assertion
  • asservation
  • avowal
  • compliance
  • conceding
  • concession
  • concurrence
  • confession
  • confirmation
  • corroboration
  • declaration
  • profession
  • ratification
  • realization
  • recognition
  • yielding
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.