Synonyms for accede

Synonyms for (verb) accede

Synonyms: accede, acquiesce, assent

Definition: to agree or express agreement

Usage: The Maestro assented to the request for an encore

Similar words: agree

Definition: consent or assent to a condition, or agree to do something

Usage: She agreed to all my conditions; He agreed to leave her alone


Synonyms: submit, defer, bow, give in, accede

Definition: yield to another's wish or opinion

Usage: The government bowed to the military pressure

Similar words: buckle under, knuckle under, yield, give in, succumb

Definition: consent reluctantly


Synonyms: accede, enter

Definition: take on duties or office

Usage: accede to the throne

Similar words: take office

Definition: assume an office, duty, or title

Usage: When will the new President take office?


Similar words: succeed, come after, follow

Definition: be the successor (of)

Usage: Carter followed Ford; Will Charles succeed to the throne?