Cede and Give

Cede

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Cede verb – Give over; surrender or relinquish to the physical control of another.
Give is a synonym for cede in activity topic. In some cases you can use "Give" instead a verb "Cede", when it comes to topics like grant, attach, recede, express.
Nearby Word: ceding
Synonyms for Cede

Give

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Give verb – To put (something) into the possession of someone for use or consumption.
Usage example: gave him my e-mail address

Cede is a synonym for give in grant topic. You can use "Cede" instead a verb "Give", if it concerns topics such as yield, attach, recede, express.
Nearby Words: giving, given, giver
Synonyms for Give

Common collocations

power cede power give power
credit cede credit give credit
control cede control give control
piece cede piece give piece
Other nouns: time, money, orders, powers.

Both words in one sentence

  • There is a reason for this: During the beta for the first game, a very common dirty trick was for a losing player to hide a very difficult to spot building such as a supply building in an obscure part of the map in hopes that the opponent would give up and cede the game in frustration.
  • Indeed, given their shared history, much of that could be said of Hungary, which after World War I had to cede territory to every neighboring country; a quick look at the complete lyrics of the latter's national anthem ought to give it away.
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