Definitions for succumbsəˈkʌm
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word succumb
yield, give in, succumb, knuckle under, buckle under(verb)
be fatally overwhelmed
To yield to an overpowering force or overwhelming desire.
To give up, or give in.
Origin: From succomber, from succumbere.
to yield; to submit; to give up unresistingly; as, to succumb under calamities; to succumb to disease
Origin: [L. succumbere; sub under + cumbere (in comp.), akin to cubare to lie down. See Incumbent, Cubit.]
Translations for succumb
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- nachgeben, erliegen, unterwerfen, sterben, sich ergebenGerman
- ceder, sucumbir, rendirse, morir, someterseSpanish
- antaa periksi, menehtyä, antautuaFinnish
- soccombere, arrendersiItalian
- desistir, sucumbir, morrerPortuguese
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