Word Focus

focusing on words and literature

Definitions and Synonyms of cede | Another word for cede | What is cede?

Definition 1: relinquish possession or control over - [verb of possession]

Samples where cede or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The squatters had to surrender the building after the police moved in

Synonyms for cede in the sense of this definition

(cede is a kind of ...) give as a present; make a gift of

"What will you give her for her birthday?"

(... is a kind of cede ) surrender, as a result of pressure or force

(... is a kind of cede ) give up for a price or reward

"She sold her principles for a successful career"

(... is a kind of cede ) formally assign ownership of

"She signed away her rights"

Definition 2: give over; surrender or relinquish to the physical control of another - [verb of possession]

Synonyms for cede in the sense of this definition

(cede is a kind of ...) transfer possession of something concrete or abstract to somebody

"I gave her my money" "can you give me lessons?" "She gave the children lots of love and tender loving care"

More words

Another word for cedarwood

Another word for cedarn

Another word for cedarbird

Another word for cedar-scented

Another word for cedar-apple rust

Another word for cedi

Another word for cedilla

Another word for ceding

Another word for ceding back

Another word for cedrela

Other word for cedrela

cedrela meaning and synonyms

How to pronounce cedrela