concede defeat

Listen to an audio pronunciation
Listen to an audio pronunciation
concede defeat(
An intransitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and does not require a direct object (e.g. Everybody please stand up.).
intransitive verb phrase
1. (to give up)
a. admitir la derrota
Martinez finally realized he had no hope of winning the election, so he conceded defeat.Martínez se dio cuenta por fin que no tenía esperanza de ganar las elecciones y admitió la derrota.
2. (boxing)
a. abandonar
The boxer's coach conceded defeat after the ninth round.El entrenador del boxeador abandonó después de la novena ronda.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
Word Roots
Hover on a tile to learn new words with the same root.
Loading roots
Word Forms
Loading word forms
Learn Spanish with Fluencia
Try Fluencia, the new Spanish learning program from SpanishDict.
Fun and interactive
Easy to use
Highly effective
Works on any device
Start Learning
SpanishDict is the world's most popular Spanish-English dictionary, translation, and learning website.
© Curiosity Media Inc.