Synonyms for (verb) concede

Synonyms: concede, yield, grant

Definition: be willing to concede

Usage: I grant you this much

Similar words: concord, concur, agree, hold

Definition: be in accord; be in agreement

Usage: We agreed on the terms of the settlement; I can't agree with you!; I hold with those who say life is sacred; Both philosophers concord on this point


Synonyms: profess, concede, confess

Definition: admit (to a wrongdoing)

Usage: She confessed that she had taken the money

Similar words: admit, acknowledge

Definition: declare to be true or admit the existence or reality or truth of

Usage: He admitted his errors; She acknowledged that she might have forgotten


Synonyms: concede

Definition: acknowledge defeat

Usage: The candidate conceded after enough votes had come in to show that he would lose

Similar words: give up, surrender

Definition: give up or agree to forgo to the power or possession of another

Usage: The last Taleban fighters finally surrendered


Synonyms: cede, grant, concede, yield

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

Similar words: give

Definition: transfer possession of something concrete or abstract to somebody

Usage: I gave her my money; can you give me lessons?; She gave the children lots of love and tender loving care