Part of speech:
The giving up of rights, property etc. which one is entitled to.
To allow or consent to the fulfillment of (something requested):
To give; concede; grant
To yield or grant (a privilege or right, for example).
To give up (a claim or right, for example) voluntarily; relinquish.
Any and every method of removing something from one person or place to another; specifically, the handing over of possession or control of assets or title. Transfer may be affected by assignment, by delivery, by indorsement, and by operation of law. the act of handing over possession or control.
To yield to the power, control, etc. of another or others; give in
To give up possession of; relinquish (a claim, etc.)
To give up (a title or possession, for example), especially by formal announcement.
To give up; abandon; forsake
(Slang) To abandon a claim, fight, etc.; give in or give up
(Informal) To give in; buckle:
To give up by leaving or ceasing to operate or inhabit, especially as a result of danger or other impending threat:
(Nautical) To yield or give way.
To give up a claim or title to, esp. by a quitclaim deed
The definition of abdicate means to formally and/or publicly give up a position of power or a responsibility, usually by choice.
(Law) To transfer (property or a right) to the ownership of another, especially by an act of the owner rather than by inheritance.
To deed is defined as to transfer land to someone.
To obtain through effort or merit; achieve:
To gain (a prize) by succeeding in competition or contest.
To attempt to harm or gain power over an adversary by blows or with weapons.
(--- Sports) To keep (an opponent) from making a gain or scoring; also, to cover (a goal or area) in defensive play
To continue to do:
Find another word for ceding. In this page you can discover 32 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for ceding, like: cession, granting, yielding, conceding, delivering, surrendering, waiving, transferring, submitting, resigning and renouncing.