Concede and Permit


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Concede verb – To accept the truth or existence of (something) usually reluctantly.
Permit is a synonym for concede in agree topic. In some cases you can use "Permit" instead a verb "Concede", when it comes to topics like permission.
Nearby Words: concession, conceding
Synonyms for Concede


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Permit verb – To give permission for or to approve of.
Usage example: the school won't permit such an activity on its grounds

Concede is a synonym for permit in agree topic. You can use "Concede" instead a verb "Permit", if it concerns topics such as allow participation.
Nearby Words: permitted, permission, permissive, permissible, permitting
Synonyms for Permit

Common collocations

power concede power permit power
right concede right permit right
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Permit or Concede. 2016. Accessed July 26, 2021.

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