Assume and Concede


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Assume verb – To take to or upon oneself.
Concede and assume are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Concede" instead a verb "Assume".
Nearby Words: assumption, assuming
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Concede verb – To accept the truth or existence of (something) usually reluctantly.
Assume and concede are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Assume" instead a verb "Concede".
Nearby Words: concession, conceding
Synonyms for Concede

Common collocations

power assume power concede power
fact assume fact concede fact
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