Surrender and Violence


Surrender noun - The usually forced yielding of one's person or possessions to the control of another.

Violence is an antonym for surrender.

Nearby Words: surrendered, surrendering


Violence noun - The use of brute strength to cause harm to a person or property.

Surrender is an antonym for violence in intensity topic.

Nearby Words: violent, violently

How words are described

great great surrender great violence
serious serious surrender serious violence
immediate immediate surrender immediate violence
bloody bloody surrender bloody violence
Other adjectives: outright, sudden.

Both words in one sentence

  • Film / Die Hard It seemed like Ellis honestly thought he could help lower the level of violence by negotiating (in his cocky businessman persona) a truce/surrender between John and the terrorists.
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