accede to

  • 1 accede — ac·cede /ak sēd, ik / vi ac·ced·ed, ac·ced·ing 1 a: to become a party (as to an agreement) by associating oneself with others they were invited to accede to the covenant b: to express approval or give consent the banker asks for collateral. The… …

    Law dictionary

  • 2 accede — ACCÉDE, accéd, vb. III. (livr.) intranz. A avea acces (1), a ajunge la ceva, undeva. – Din fr. accéder. Trimis de ana zecheru, 11.05.2008. Sursa: DEX S 88  ACCÉDE vb. v. ajunge, deveni, sosi, veni. Trimis de siveco, 13.09.2007. Sursa: Sin …

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  • 3 Accede — Ac*cede , v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Acceded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Acceding}.] [L. accedere to approach, accede; ad + cedere to move, yield: cf. F. acc[ e]dere. See {Cede}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To approach; to come forward; opposed to {recede}. [Obs.] T.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 accede — ► VERB (usu. accede to) formal 1) assent or agree to a demand, request, or treaty. 2) take up an office or position. ORIGIN Latin accedere come to …

    English terms dictionary

  • 5 accede to — index accept (admit as sufficient), accept (assent), approve, bear (tolerate), certify (approve), comply …

    Law dictionary

  • 6 accede — (v.) early 15c., from L. accedere approach, enter upon, from ad to (see AD (Cf. ad )) + cedere go, move (see CEDE (Cf. cede)). Latin ad usually became ac before k sounds. Related: Acceded; acceding …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 7 accede — acquiesce, *assent, consent, agree, subscribe Analogous words: concur, cooperate (see UNITE): *yield, submit, defer, relent: allow, permit, *let Antonyms: demur Contrasted words: *decline, refuse, reject, spurn: shy, stickle, stick, strain, balk… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 8 accede — [v] agree or consent accept, acquiesce, admit, allow, assent, be game for*, cave in*, comply, concede, concur, cooperate, cry uncle*, endorse, enter into, fold, give the go ahead*, give the green light*, go along with, grant, let, okay, permit,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 9 accede — [ak sēd′] vi. acceded, acceding [L accedere < ad , to + cedere, to go: see CEDE] 1. to enter upon the duties (of an office); attain (to) 2. to give assent; give in; agree (to) 3. to become a party (to a treaty) between nations SYN. CONSENT… …

    English World dictionary

  • 10 Accede — Aide et conseil à la création d entreprise et au développement de l emploi Accede signifie Aide et Conseil à la Création d Entreprise et au Développement de l Emploi ; c est, à la base, une association loi de 1901 créée en 1987 à l ESCP… …

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  • 11 accede — UK [əkˈsiːd] / US [əkˈsɪd] verb [intransitive] Word forms accede : present tense I/you/we/they accede he/she/it accedes present participle acceding past tense acceded past participle acceded formal 1) to do what someone wants or agree with what… …

    English dictionary

  • 12 accede — accedence, n. acceder, n. /ak seed /, v.i., acceded, acceding. 1. to give consent, approval, or adherence; agree; assent; to accede to a request; to accede to the terms of a contract. 2. to attain or assume an office, title, or dignity; succeed… …

    Universalium

  • 13 accede — ac|cede [əkˈsi:d, æk ] v accede to [accede to sth] phr v [Date: 1400 1500; : Latin; Origin: accedere, from ad to + cedere to go ] 1.) to agree to a demand, proposal etc, especially after first disagreeing with it ▪ the doctor s refusal to accede… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 14 accede — [[t]æksi͟ːd[/t]] accedes, acceding, acceded 1) VERB If you accede to someone s request, you do what they ask. [FORMAL] [V to n] The Prime Minister would have to accede to any request by the opposition to recall parliament... [V to n] I never… …

    English dictionary

  • 15 accede — ac•cede [[t]ækˈsid[/t]] v. i. ced•ed, ced•ing 1) to give one s consent, approval, or adherence by yielding; give in; agree; assent: to accede to a request; to accede to the terms of a contract[/ex] 2) to attain or assume an office, title, or… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 16 accede — v. (D; intr.) to accede to (they acceded to our demands) * * * [ək siːd] (D; intr.) to accede to (they acceded to our demands) …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 17 accede — ac|cede [ ək sid ] verb intransitive FORMAL 1. ) accede to to do what someone wants or agree with what they say: They were forced to accede to all of the hijackers demands. 2. ) to formally take a position of authority, especially as a king,… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 18 accede — verb accede to sth phrasal verb (T) formal 1 to agree to a demand, proposal etc, especially after first disagreeing with it: The government would not accede to public pressure. 2 to achieve a position of power or authority …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 19 accede — /əkˈsid / (say uhk seed) verb (i) (acceded, acceding) 1. to give consent; agree; yield: *The TAB has agreed to abide by the Industrial Relations Commission ruling and accede to union demands –sunday herald sun, 1992. 2. to come, as to an office… …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 20 accede — Synonyms and related words: OK, abide by, accede to, accept, acclaim, accord to, acquiesce, acquiesce in, agree, agree to, agree with, allow, applaud, approve, approve of, assent, attain to, be agreeable, be instated, be willing, buy, cheer,… …

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