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Word: concede

Definition: admit; acknowledge as being true (often reluctantly); yield; grant; Ex. concede a goal


Sentences Containing 'concede'

It can have no pure right over my person and property but what I concede to it.
I always suppose anything people please, and, besides, you must concede something to diseased minds.
It can have no pure right over my person and property but what I concede to it.

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