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concede

verb abide by, accede, accept, acquiesce, affirm, agree, agree in principle, allow, arrive at an agreement, assent, be persuaded, come to terms, comply with, concedere, consent, endorse, endure, give in, grant, impart, permit, permittere, profess, recognize, sanction, settle, submit, submit to, succumb, withdraw one's objections, yield
Associated concepts: conceded facts
Foreign phrases: Qui concedit aliquid, concedere videtur et id sine quo concessio est irrita, sine quo res ipsa esse non potuit.He who concedes anything is considered as conceding that without which his concession would be idle, without which the thing itself is worthless.
See also: abandon, acknowledge, agree, allow, assent, authorize, bear, bestow, cede, comply, compromise, confess, confirm, conform, endure, forfeit, give, grant, let, permit, recognize, relinquish, reveal, submit, succumb, suffer, surrender, tolerate, verify, vouchsafe, yield
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Both the union and firm conceding yields a wage in between ([W.
But not conceding goals surely does boost your chances of [euro]nishing in the top two come the end of the season.
But obviously you are judged on the whole performance and because of the interceptions we've given away and conceding two tries while down to 14 players, the stats don't look good.
He added: "It is really disappointing because we conceded four goals and normally we were not conceding these kind of goals.
He must know that a team conceding so many goals will never win promotion.
England's World Cup winning side set the defensive benchmark, conceding just four tries in 2002 and 2003.
As the national debate over the abuses ingrained in our capital punishment system continues, more and more people are conceding that there is an elephant in the room.
47 MINS: An injured Kay could not take part in a line-out and England lose possession, which results in them conceding a penalty on their 22.
Conceding it is badly trailing the efforts of Pasadena to lure a professional football team, a Los Angeles city panel on Monday again sought to revive the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum as a possible home for the National Football League.
But I refuse to be intimidated by gender inquisitors into conceding that said person is a member of the opposite sex.
Lacerte, while conceding that statement, maintained that the "error" would have been picked up had we run its built-in diagnostic program -- a point we readily concede.
8 billion tax gap figure after conceding that the IRS's Appeals Division concedes 75 percent of that amount represents the height of disingenuousness.