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Synonyms for capitulation
kəˌpɪtʃ əˈleɪ ʃənca·pit·u·la·tion

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English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. capitulation

    Synonyms:
    abandonment, betrayal, desertion, flight, surrender

    Antonyms:
    apology, bulwark, defense, fortress, guard, justification, protection, rampart, resistance, safeguard, shelter, shield, vindication

Princeton's WordNet

  1. capitulationnoun

    a document containing the terms of surrender

    Synonyms:
    surrender, fall

  2. capitulationnoun

    a summary that enumerates the main parts of a topic

    Synonyms:
    surrender, fall

  3. capitulation, fall, surrendernoun

    the act of surrendering (usually under agreed conditions)

    "they were protected until the capitulation of the fort"

    Synonyms:
    gloaming, giving up, autumn, declension, drop, pin, surrender, gloam, downfall, crepuscle, descent, yielding, decline, declination, downslope, declivity, dip, fall, resignation, tumble, crepuscule, dusk, free fall, spill, evenfall, nightfall, twilight

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. capitulationnoun

    Synonyms:
    surrender (by treaty)

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "capitulation":

    surrender, sell-out, abdication

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How to use capitulation in a sentence?

  1. Rachel Johnson:

    My brother is using words like' surrender' and' capitulation' as if the people standing in the way of the blessed will of the people, as defined by the 17.4 million votes in 2016, should be hung, drawn, quartered, tarred, and feathered, i think that is highly reprehensible.

  2. Wayne Pacelle:

    This veto shows cynical political calculation from the governor and an obvious capitulation to special interests, rather than leadership or humanity.

  3. Mohammed Ali Shabani:

    Back (in 2012) there was a deal which was on the horizon, and there was a ramp off for all sides in a face-saving manner, this time the deal which was reached has been abrogated and the demands of the US go far beyond the nuclear issue to in effect demand total Iranian capitulation.

  4. Daniel Horowitz:

    You can only fool most of the people some of the time, every capitulation [congressional Republicans] engage in, every primary they win by getting across the finish line and they don't do what they've promised — it becomes that much tougher for them to defend.

  5. Owen Callan:

    We had a real capitulation in markets this morning and there was no obvious catalyst, we then had some bargain hunters coming in later in the day, but the moves have been driven by more speculative hedge funds.


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