verb (used without object), se·ced·ed, se·ced·ing.
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Origin of secede
OTHER WORDS FROM secedese·ced·er, nounun·se·ced·ed, adjectiveun·se·ced·ing, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for seceded
They represent a democratic element, recruited from non-Hindu tribes, which seceded even in the life-time of Śaṅkar Deb.Hinduism And Buddhism, Volume II. (of 3)|Charles Eliot
In my opinion you will never get back the seceded States, without you give them some hope of the acquisition of future territory.A Report of the Debates and Proceedings in the Secret Sessions of the Conference Convention|Lucius Eugene Chittenden
In 1861 Maryland as a whole was opposed to secession but also opposed to coercing the seceded states.
He then returned to the coffee-room, in which were two gentlemen who had seceded for a moment from the ball.
When you seceded from our Government you looked for certain adverse consequences.Phineas Redux|Anthony Trollope