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Surrender (IPA: /sɝˈɛndɝ/)


Surrender (v. t.)

To yield to the power of another; to give or deliver up possession of (anything) upon compulsion or demand; as, to surrender one's person to an enemy or to an officer; to surrender a fort or a ship.

Surrender (v. t.)

To give up possession of; to yield; to resign; as, to surrender a right, privilege, or advantage.

Surrender (v. t.)

To yield to any influence, emotion, passion, or power; -- used reflexively; as, to surrender one's self to grief, to despair, to indolence, or to sleep.

Surrender (v. t.)

To yield; to render or deliver up; to give up; as, a principal surrendered by his bail, a fugitive from justice by a foreign state, or a particular estate by the tenant thereof to him in remainder or reversion.

Surrender (v. i.)

To give up one's self into the power of another; to yield; as, the enemy, seeing no way of escape, surrendered at the first summons.

Surrender (n.)

The act of surrendering; the act of yielding, or resigning one's person, or the possession of something, into the power of another; as, the surrender of a castle to an enemy; the surrender of a right.

Surrender (n.)

The yielding of a particular estate to him who has an immediate estate in remainder or reversion.

Surrender (n.)

The giving up of a principal into lawful custody by his bail.

Surrender (n.)

The delivery up of fugitives from justice by one government to another, as by a foreign state. See Extradition.

Surrender

Cessation of fighting by the losing party

Surrender

Spiritual willful acceptance and yielding to a dominating force

Surrender

1987 film comedy by Jerry Belson

Surrender

Album by The Chemical Brothers

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Dutch band

Surrender Synonyms

Capitulation, Fall

Surrender Synonyms

Yielding, Giving Up

Surrender Synonyms

Resignation

Surrender Synonyms

Give Up, Cede, Deliver

Surrender Synonyms

Give Up

Surrender Synonyms

Relinquish

Surrender Rhymes


Bender, Blender, Brender, Brendor, Ender, Fender, Gender, Kender, Lender, Mender, Pender, Render, Schlender, Sender, Skender, Slender, Spender, Splendor, Stender, Tender, Vendor, Wender, Yender, Zehnder, Zender

Allender, Callender, Cavender, Challender, Contender, Defender, Engender, Offender, Pretender, Surrender, Suspender


Spanish Translation

Surrender in Spanish is Rendición

Tagalog Translation

Surrender in Tagalog is Entrega

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Don't yield to that alluring witch, laziness, or else be prepared to surrender all that you have won in your better moments." - Laziness

Example Sentence (Quote)

"If you do this to me, you'll be sorry! You'll need me! (Marik Ishtar: Begone! I surrender this duel to the pharaoh!) Noooooo!" - Fictional last words in animated television series

Example Sentence (Quote)

"In a real sense faith is total surrender to God." - Faith

Example Sentence (Quote)

"It is easy at any moment to surrender a large fortune; to build one up is a difficult and an arduous task." - Livy

Example Sentence (Quote)

"It might be that to surrender to happiness was to accept defeat, but it was a defeat better than many victories." - W. Somerset Maugham


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