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Another word for surrender

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Verb
  1. To undergo capture, defeat, or ruin

    See also:

    resist

    win

  2. To let (something) go

    See also:

    keep

  3. To give up a possession, claim, or right

      1. To leave, as in danger or out of necessity; forsake; desert
      2. To give up by leaving or ceasing to operate or inhabit, especially as a result of danger or other impending threat:
      3. To yield (oneself) completely, as to emotion.
      1. To surrender or repudiate (a right, responsibility, etc.)
      2. To relinquish (power or responsibility) formally.
      3. To give up formally (a high office, throne, authority, etc.)
      1. To surrender possession of, especially by treaty.
      2. To yield; grant:
      3. To give up one's rights in; surrender formally
      1. (Archaic) To dismiss.
      2. To give up an office or position; resign.
      3. To resign
      1. To swear falsely; commit perjury
      2. To decide or declare that one will not or will no longer engage in (an activity or habit, for example):
      3. To renounce on oath; promise earnestly to give up
      1. (Idiomatic) To relinquish control or possession of something to someone.
      1. To relinquish, release, or transfer a title, claim, or interest to another.
      2. To transfer (one's interest in property) without warranty as to the extent of ownership on the part of the seller.
      3. To give up a claim or title to, esp. by a quitclaim deed
      1. To cease holding physically; release:
      2. To give up or abandon (control of something or a claim, for example).
      3. To give up; abandon (a plan, policy, etc.)
      1. To give, hand over, deliver, present, or submit, as for approval, consideration, payment, etc.
      2. To give in return or by obligation:
      3. To deliver or pronounce formally:
      1. To decide or declare that one will no longer engage in (a practice) or use (something):
      2. To disclaim one's association with (a person or country, for example).
      3. To give up (a title or possession, for example), especially by formal announcement.
      1. To submit (oneself) passively; accept as inevitable:
      2. To sign again; to provide one's signature again.
      3. To give up (a position, for example), especially by formal notification.
      1. To refrain from engaging in, sometimes temporarily; cancel or postpone:
      2. (Law) To relinquish (a right etc.); to give up claim to; to forego.
      3. To refrain from insisting on or enforcing (a rule, penalty, or requirement, for example); dispense with:
      1. To produce
      2. To produce or bear
      3. To give up, as in defeat; surrender or submit.
    See also:

    keep

  4. To yield (oneself) unrestrainedly, as to a particular impulse

    See also:

    resist

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

      1. To indicate (agreement, thanks, etc.) by bowing
      2. To yield or submit, as to authority
      3. To yield in defeat or out of courtesy; submit.
      1. To become fastened with a buckle.
      2. To succumb, as to exhaustion or authority; give in:
      3. To yield reluctantly to pressure; submit; give in
      1. To give up all resistance; acquiesce:
      2. To surrender under specified conditions:
      3. To give up (to an enemy) on prearranged conditions; surrender conditionally
      1. To allow oneself to be subjected to something:
      2. To yield to the action, control, power, etc. of another or others; also, to subject or allow to be subjected to treatment, analysis, etc. of some sort
      3. To subject to a condition or process:
      1. To die, especially from a disease or injury.
      2. To give way (to); yield; submit
      3. To submit to an overpowering force or yield to an overwhelming desire; give up or give in.
      1. To produce a return for effort or investment:
      2. To give up, as in defeat; surrender or submit.
      3. To produce or bear
      1. To bring from a compact to an extended position; unfold:
      2. To bring from an extended to a closed position:
      3. To bend (any thin material, such as paper) over so that it comes in contact with itself.
    See also:

    resist

Noun
  1. The act of submitting or surrendering to the power of another

      1. The act of capitulating; conditional surrender
      2. A document containing the terms of surrender.
      3. A document containing terms of surrender, articles of concession, etc.; treaty; covenant
      1. The act of submitting, yielding, or surrendering
      2. The act or fact of submitting to the power of another:
      3. (Law) An agreement whereby parties to a dispute submit the matter to arbitration and agree to be bound by the decision
    See also:

    resist

    win

  2. The act of delivering or the condition of being delivered

      1. (--- Law) A formal act of transferring ownership of property to another:
      2. The act or manner of speaking or singing:
      3. (Law) The irrevocable transfer of a deed or other instrument of conveyance
      1. One who transfers or is transferred, as to a new school.
      2. A means of transferring
      3. A ticket, provided free or at a small extra charge, entitling the bearer to change from one bus, train, or streetcar to another as specified
    See also:

    give

  3. A giving up of a possession, claim, or right

    See also:

    keep

Another word for surrender

Noun
Verb
  1. To accept defeat

    See also:

    yield

  2. To relinquish possession

      1. (Euphemistic) To dismiss from employment.
      2. To emotionally disengage or to distract oneself from a situation.
      3. (Euphemistic) To fail to maintain a standard of appearance, behavior, or performance.
      1. To give up possession of; relinquish (a claim, etc.)
      2. To submit (oneself) passively; accept as inevitable:
      3. To give up one's job or office; quit, especially by formal notification:
      1. To surrender or repudiate (a right, responsibility, etc.)
      2. To relinquish (power or responsibility) formally.
      3. To give up formally (a high office, throne, authority, etc.)
    See also:

    abandon