Synonyms of capitulate in English:

capitulate


See definition of capitulate

verb

1‘by the end of the month, the rebels had been forced to capitulate’

SYNONYMS

surrender, give in, yield, admit defeat, concede defeat, give up the struggle, submit, back down, climb down, give way, cave in, succumb, crumble, bow to someone, bow to something

relent, acquiesce, accede, come to terms

be beaten, be overcome, be overwhelmed, fall

lay down one's arms, raise the white flag, show the white flag

informal throw in the towel, throw in the sponge

ANTONYMS

resist, hold out