Synonyms of concede in English:

concede


See definition of concede

verb

1‘I had to concede that I'd overreacted’

SYNONYMS

admit, acknowledge, accept, allow, grant, recognize, own, confess

agree

informal take on board

ANTONYMS

deny

2‘in 475, the emperor conceded the Auvergne to Euric’

SYNONYMS

surrender, yield, give up, relinquish, cede, hand over, turn over, part with, deliver up

forfeit, sacrifice

ANTONYMS

retain, gain


Phrases

    concede defeat

      SYNONYMS

      capitulate, give in, surrender, yield, give up the struggle, cave in, submit, raise the white flag, show the white flag, lay down one's arms

      back down, climb down

      informal

      throw in the towel, throw in the sponge