concede

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Pronunciation[change]

Verb[change]

Plain form
concede

Third-person singular
concedes

Past tense
conceded

Past participle
conceded

Present participle
conceding

  1. If you concede, you admit to something after resisting it.
    I have to concede the argument.
    He conceded the race once it was clear he could not win.
    Kendall conceded defeat once she realized she could not win in a battle of wits.