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synonyms for surrendering

  • abandon
  • capitulate
  • cede
  • commit
  • concede
  • give in
  • hand over
  • leave
  • quit
  • relinquish
  • renounce
  • submit
  • succumb
  • waive
  • yield
  • consign
  • entrust
  • fall
  • fold
  • forego
  • knuckle
  • buckle under
  • cave in
  • cry uncle
  • deliver up
  • eat crow
  • eat humble pie
  • go along with
  • go down
  • go under
  • knuckle under
  • let go
  • pack it in
  • part with
  • play dead
  • put up white flag
  • roll over
  • throw in the towel
  • toss it in
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antonyms for surrendering

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  • come
  • continue
  • defend
  • fight
  • hold
  • keep
  • refuse
  • reject
  • retain
  • win
  • conquer
  • surpass
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How to use surrendering in a sentence

Sometimes societies of a quasi religious character exist which persons join, surrendering their property and receiving support.
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But she escaped before surrendering, and Captain Jones sailed across the sea to America.
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She glanced downwards with averted head, awaiting some outcry of gladness, surrendering herself to the quick clasp of strong arms.
JAFFERYWILLIAM J. LOCKE
Such devoted offerings by the young and brave surrendering up their lives raise us all above the fear of death.
THE BOYS OF '61CHARLES CARLETON COFFIN.
She went with folded hands from one bed to the other, surrendering her children to their Father's protection in Heaven.
MAEZLIJOHANNA SPYRI
He was one of the eight whose safety Richard demanded when surrendering to Bolingbroke.
BELL'S CATHEDRALS: THE CATHEDRAL CHURCH OF CARLISLEC. KING ELEY
But with the Romans for a man “to commit himself to their good faith” is held to be equivalent to “surrendering unconditionally.”
THE HISTORIES OF POLYBIUS, VOL. II (OF 2)POLYBIUS
At length he nodded his head, as if surrendering his last doubts.
BOY SCOUTS IN THE NORTH SEAG. HARVEY RALPHSON
By the sense of shame, the young girl is prevented from surrendering her person to any man who desires her.
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I told them how the Council had opened the gates, surrendering unconditionally, and how the Countess had sallied forth in triumph.
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WORDS RELATED TO SURRENDERING

  • crying Uncle
  • surrendering
  • throwing in the towel
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