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Accede

To consent or to agree, as to accede to another's point of view. To enter an office or to accept a position, as to accede to the presidency.

accede

(Concede), verb abide by, accept, accord, acquiesce, admit, agree to, approve, assent, back down, capitulate, comply, concur, conform, consent, deign, give assent, give in, grant, obey, permit, submit, subbcribe to, succumb, surrender, vouchsafe, yield, yield assent

accede

(Succeed), verb assume, attain, become heir to, come after, come next, displace, follow in order, inherit, reach, replace, supersede, supplant, take the place of
See also: acknowledge, admit, agree, allow, assent, cede, coincide, comply, concede, concur, confirm, conform, consent, defer, endure, grant, obey, permit, relent, respond, sanction, submit, succumb, suffer, yield

accede

to become a party to an agreement between nations, as by signing a treaty.
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The situation is most abstruse as there are no cherubs, no angels, no fluffy clouds- none of his expectations of beyond; he soon accedes to his irreversible situation.
If the trainee accedes to this, the trainee is eventually removed from the training program anyway on the grounds that seeing a psychiatrist comprises facial evidence of his or her unfitness to ever practice medicine.
Emily suggests they recuperate at her Italian villa; the hospital, not wishing to be responsible for these foreigners, accedes to her wishes.