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Another word for succumb

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Verb
  1. To give in from or as if from a gradual loss of strength

      1. To bend over or double up so that one part lies on another part:
      2. To make compact by doubling or bending over parts:
      3. To bring from an extended to a closed position:
      1. To give forth by a natural process, especially by cultivation:
      2. To furnish as return for effort or investment; be productive of:
      3. To give over possession of, as in deference or defeat; surrender:
      1. To relinquish possession or control of (something) to another because of demand or compulsion:
      2. To give up in favor of another, especially voluntarily:
      3. To give up or abandon:
      1. To yield or surrender (oneself) to the will or authority of another.
      2. To subject to a condition or process:
      3. To present (something) to the consideration or judgment of another:
      1. To surrender under specified conditions:
      2. To give up all resistance; acquiesce:
      1. A clasp for fastening two ends, as of straps or a belt, in which a device attached to one of the ends is fitted or coupled to the other.
      2. An ornament that resembles this clasp, such as a metal square on a shoe or hat.
      3. An instance of bending, warping, or crumpling; a bend or bulge.
      1. The front section of a ship or boat.
      2. Either of the sides of this front section:
      3. The oar or the person wielding the oar closest to the bow in a racing shell.
    See also:

    resist

  2. To suddenly lose all health or strength

    Idioms:
    See also:

    health

  3. To cease living

Another word for succumb

Verb
  1. To yield

      1. To give one's consent, often at the insistence of another:
      2. To arrive at or come into an office or dignity:
      3. To become a party to an agreement or treaty.
      1. To relinquish possession or control of (something) to another because of demand or compulsion:
      2. To give up in favor of another, especially voluntarily:
      3. To give up or abandon:
      1. To yield or surrender (oneself) to the will or authority of another.
      2. To subject to a condition or process:
      3. To present (something) to the consideration or judgment of another:
    See also:

    yield

  2. To die

    See also:

    yield

    die