Complete Definition of "accede"

see|accedé
English

Etymology
From Latin accedere "to approach", "to accede", formed from ad- + cedere "to move", "to yield": compare French accéder. See cede.

Pronunciation
RP:

  • IPA|/ÉkËsiËd/

:Rhymes: Rhymes:English:-iËd|-iËd

Verb
en-verb|acced|ing

  1. intransitive obsolete To approach; to arrive; to come forward.
  2. transitive To enter upon an office or dignity; to attain.
  3. transitive To give one's adhesion; to join a group; to become part of a country etc.
  4. transitive To agree or assent to a proposal or a view.

Derived terms
accedence

Translations
trans-top|to approach
Dutch: naderen
trans-mid
Slovene: pristopiti
trans-bottom

trans-top|to enter upon an office or dignity
Dutch: aanvaarden, (throne) bestijgen
trans-mid
trans-bottom

trans-top|to join a group
Dutch: toetreden
trans-mid
Slovene: pristopiti
trans-bottom

trans-top|to agree to a proposal or view
Dutch: toestemmen, aanvaarden, inwilligen
trans-mid
Slovene: pristopiti
trans-bottom

Synonyms
agree
acquiesce
assent
comply
concur
consent

References
Webster 1913


French

Verb
accede

  1. first-person singular indicative present of accéder
  2. third-person singular indicative present of accéder
  3. first-person singular subjunctive present of accéder
  4. third-person singular subjunctive present of accéder
  5. second-person singular imperative present of accéder

Category:French verb forms


Italian

Verb
accede

  1. form of|third-person|Third-person singular present tense|accedere#Italian|accedere|lang=Italian

Category:Italian verb forms


Spanish

Verb form
accede

  1. third-person singular indicative present of acceder
  2. second-person singular imperative of acceder

Category:Spanish verb forms

ar:accede
fa:accede
fr:accede
gl:accede
io:accede
it:accede
pt:accede
fi:accede
ta:accede
te:accede
vi:accede
uk:accede

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