Synonyms of concede


1. concede, profess, confess, admit, acknowledge

usage: admit (to a wrongdoing); "She confessed that she had taken the money"

2. concede, yield, grant, agree, hold, concur, concord

usage: be willing to concede; "I grant you this much"

3. concede, yield, cede, grant, give

usage: give over; surrender or relinquish to the physical control of another

4. concede, surrender, give up

usage: acknowledge defeat; "The candidate conceded after enough votes had come in to show that he would lose"

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Definition and meaning of concede (Dictionary)