Definitions for surrender

Definitions for (noun) surrender

Main entry: surrender, fall, capitulation

Definition: the act of surrendering (usually under agreed conditions)

Usage: they were protected until the capitulation of the fort

Main entry: surrender

Definition: the delivery of a principal into lawful custody

Main entry: surrender, giving up, yielding

Definition: a verbal act of admitting defeat

Main entry: resignation, surrender

Definition: acceptance of despair

Definitions for (verb) surrender

Main entry: give up, surrender

Definition: give up or agree to forgo to the power or possession of another

Usage: The last Taleban fighters finally surrendered

Main entry: cede, give up, surrender, deliver

Definition: relinquish possession or control over

Usage: The squatters had to surrender the building after the police moved in

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