In the Internet age, this kind of capitulation comes across as pointless and absurd, even to certain conservative evangelicals.
Even that capitulation to the oil industry was not enough for the GOP.
Seeking to sanction a country into capitulation is not a new strategy.
U.S. and Israeli hawks are rushing to call the interim nuclear agreement a capitulation and Obama another Chamberlain.
By holding firm and refusing to bend to Republican demands for capitulation, Obama has broken the Republican Party.
All subjects of the French King were, however, excluded from any part of the terms of this capitulation.
It contained the first capitulation that the War Lord of Germany had ever made.
Was it my new feeling of sisterhood that so elated me—or was it, more, Mrs. Sewall's capitulation?
Interviews were immediately held, and a treaty of capitulation was framed.
At the time of the capitulation, the difficulty of making that port early in the winter was unknown to General Burgoyne.
1530s, "an agreement," from Middle French capitulation, noun of action from capituler "agree on specified terms," from Medieval Latin capitulare "to draw up in heads or chapters, arrange conditions," from capitulum "chapter," in classical Latin "heading," literally "a little head," diminutive of caput (genitive capitis) "head" (see capitulum). Meaning narrowed by mid-17c. to "make terms of surrender."