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Synonyms of succumb in English:


  • 1 she succumbed to temptation
    yield, give in/way, submit, surrender, capitulate, cave in
    [Antonyms] resist
  • 2 he succumbed to the disease
    die from/of;
    catch, develop, contract, fall ill with
    informal come down with
    [Antonyms] withstand
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