Definitions for accedeækˈsid

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. submit, bow, defer, accede, give in(verb)

    yield to another's wish or opinion

    "The government bowed to the military pressure"

  2. accede, enter(verb)

    take on duties or office

    "accede to the throne"

  3. assent, accede, acquiesce(verb)

    to agree or express agreement

    "The Maestro assented to the request for an encore"


  1. accede(Verb)

    To approach; to arrive, to come forward.

  2. accede(Verb)

    To give one's adhesion; to join up with (a group etc); to become part of.

  3. accede(Verb)

    To agree or assent to a proposal or a view; to give way.

  4. accede(Verb)

    To come to an office, state or dignity; to attain, assume (a position).

  5. accede(Verb)

    To become a party to an agreement or a treaty.

  6. Origin: * First attested in the early 15th century.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Accede(verb)

    to approach; to come forward; -- opposed to recede

  2. Accede(verb)

    to enter upon an office or dignity; to attain

  3. Accede(verb)

    to become a party by associating one's self with others; to give one's adhesion. Hence, to agree or assent to a proposal or a view; as, he acceded to my request

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From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • встъпвам, присъединявам се, приемам, съгласявам сеBulgarian
  • přistoupit, souhlasitCzech
  • acceder, consentir, subir, acceder aSpanish
  • liittyä, saapua, suostua, nousta, lähestyä, myöntyä, taipua, astuaFinnish
  • hivatalba lép, belép, beleegyezik, csatlakozikHungarian
  • inwilligen, bestijgen, toetreden, naderen, aanvaarden, toestemmenDutch
  • przyłączyć się, przystawać, obejmować, objąć, przyłączać się, wstępować, przystępować, przystać, wstąpić, przystąpić, zgodzić sięPolish
  • вступать, присоединяться, соглашатьсяRussian
  • pristopitiSlovene
  • tillträda, ansluta till, instämma iSwedish

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