concede

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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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I don't want my teams to concede goals and I don't want my employees in the habit of conceding goals.
Van der Sar is closing in on the Football League record of 1,103 minutes without conceding.
And if Reina can keep a clean sheet across Stanley Park, it will be the first time since March 2002 Liverpool have gone four successive away games without conceding a goal in the Premiership.
Rovers would not have needed to search for a winner, had new-boy Tyrone Loran not capped his English league debut by conceding a penalty 22 minutes from time.
Now they are conceding goals but scoring their fair share as well, whereas under Walter they were struggling to score.
But when you're playing alongside defenders like Paul Leeman and Gary Smyth - guys who hate conceding goals - that mentality spreads.
I am always saying that there can be value for money in backing teams who have been scoring an unusually high number of goals to get fewer in future, and teams who have been conceding an unusually low number of goals to concede more in future.
We have not conceded a goal before the interval in any game, and yet we are conceding so many silly goals in the second half that results are going against us, and we are having our worst run for years.
They held on until the 75th minute before conceding from a corner, then five minutes later, Sirroco conceded a second, after a rare error from their keeper.
It is actually worthwhile them conceding more goals, so long as this enables them to score an equally larger number.
TROUBLE SPOT: Jerzy Dudek remonstrates with Darren Bent after conceding a penalty