cede

All Verb Noun
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  • Since that very little has been said about ceding it to the crown. Cited from Comic History of the United States, by Bill Nye
  • He would end up ceding almost all of this property to his mother and sisters.
  • To save her life, she ceded a large part of her property to Christian.
  • She offered to cede some territory if Italy should wait until the end of the war. Cited from The World War and What was Behind It, by Louis P. Benezet
  • He was able to remain independent and maintain his borders without ceding any land.
  • Every state will have to cede some of its independence to ensure a world peace. Cited from In the World War, by Count Ottokar Czernin
  • Spain later ceded the entire western portion of the island to France.
  • The national association may cede the right of membership to the national test commission or to another body.
  • He tried hard not to think of the results of a sudden fall to the rapidly re- ceding ground below. Cited from Tarzan the Untamed, Edgar R. Burroughs
  • The prince was forced to cede his own succession rights at the time of the marriage.
  • They gradually had to move south due to ceding of their land to the United States.
  • Parts of the municipality were ceded to the Soviet Union after the war.
  • Prior to their ceding the land, only Native Americans had lived in the area.
  • He said he had understood you, when you left England, that you was determined never to cede that. Cited from Courts and Cabinets of George the Third, Vol. 1, by Duke of Buckingham
  • Louisiana, we will cede to our foreign allies in return for their aid. Cited from Imperium in Imperio: A Study Of The Negro Race Problem, Sutton E. Griggs
  • "I believe you would cede India if you had your way." Cited from Mary Gray, by Katharine Tynan
  • After the Civil War, the two nations were forced to cede the land to the government.
  • The majority of the post's population remained French even after it was ceded to Spain.
  • She introduced a bill to cede the state's part of the property to the state parks system.
  • And doubtless he would cede it to the farm as soon as he should be the master. Cited from Fruitfulness, by Emile Zola
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