accede - definitions and synonyms

accede verb

  1. English Meaning: 

    : yield to another's wish or opinion

    Example Sentenses:

    • The government bowed to the military pressure

    Synonyms:

    bow / defer / give in / submit
  2. English Meaning: 

    : take on duties or office

    Example Sentenses:

    • accede to the throne

    Synonyms:

    enter
  3. English Meaning: 

    : to agree or express agreement

    Example Sentenses:

    • The Maestro assented to the request for an encore

    Synonyms:

    acquiesce / assent