verb (used with object), con·ced·ed, con·ced·ing.
verb (used without object), con·ced·ed, con·ced·ing.
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Though Kerzner did concede that being a sock helped with his candor.Canada’s Subversive Sock Puppet: Ed the Sock Isn’t Afraid to Say Anything|Soraya Roberts|November 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But nobody wanted to concede to being a part of the problem.Interpol on the Arrogance of Believing Their Own Myth and Life After Carlos D.|Melissa Leon|September 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Invading Iraq in 2003 was a mistake (57 percent of Americans concede as much).
It not only motivates parents to concede to the practice, but also not to report incidences when medical issues arise.Why Ultra-Orthodox Jewish Babies Keep Getting Herpes|Emily Shire|July 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
By contrast, those religious communities that concede too much to the world are bound to decline.Did the Southern Baptist ‘Conservative Resurgence’ Fail?|Molly Worthen|June 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
By night the law will be so near proven that the experimenter will be willing to concede its validity.The Dollar Hen|Milo M. Hastings
Oswald then showed his instructions, which directed him to concede "the complete independence of the thirteen States."Benjamin Franklin|John Torrey Morse, Jr.
Concede, if you will, that every time he coughs it shakes the enamel off'n his teeth.Sundry Accounts|Irvin S. Cobb
There will be no compromise, if we cannot go home to our people and tell them that you concede this right south of 36° 30´.A Report of the Debates and Proceedings in the Secret Sessions of the Conference Convention|Lucius Eugene Chittenden
The Patrol officer who was not yet ready to concede all points had an answer: "If you are able to get on board—go."Plague Ship|Andre Norton