King was touched when Tancredo ceded some floor time to him one night when King had happened into the chamber.
Gibraltar was ceded to Britain in perpetuity under the 1713 Treaty of Utrecht.
For years after that, he claimed to have ceded control of his company, even as it hired his deputy mayors and political allies.
The left has been ceded a monopoly on caring about black people, and monopolies are dangerous.
For many decades, the parties basically sort of ceded certain matters to each other.
It subsequently came into the hands of the family of Fouquet, and was ceded by the latter to the crown in 1718.
The district was ceded to the Company in 1801 by the wazirs of Lucknow.
South Carolina also, it is said, has ceded part of that territory, which lately she disputed with Georgia.
Hong-Kong is also an island, and was ceded to the British by treaty with the Chinese.
These sums are apportioned amongst the Sultan and nobles who had interests in the ceded districts.
1630s, from French céder or directly from Latin cedere "to yield, give place; to give up some right or property," originally "to go from, proceed, leave," from Proto-Italic *kesd-o- "to go away, avoid," from PIE root *ked- "to go, yield" (cf. Sanskrit sedhati "to drive; chase away;" Avestan apa-had- "turn aside, step aside;" Greek hodos "way," hodites "wanderer, wayfarer;" Old Church Slavonic chodu "a walking, going," choditi "to go"). Related: Ceded; ceding. The sense evolution in Latin is via the notion of "to go away, withdraw, give ground."