Associations to the word «Cede»


CEDE, verb. (transitive) To give up, give way, give away.

Dictionary definition

CEDE, verb. Give over; surrender or relinquish to the physical control of another.
CEDE, verb. Relinquish possession or control over; "The squatters had to surrender the building after the police moved in".

Wise words

Don't use words too big for the subject. Don't say "infinitely" when you mean "very"; otherwise you'll have no word left when you want to talk about something really infinite.
C. S. Lewis