Synonyms of capitulate in English:

capitulate

verb

  • by the end of the month, the rebels had been forced to capitulate
    surrender, give in, yield, admit defeat, concede defeat, give up the struggle, submit, back down, climb down, give way, cave in, succumb, crumble, bow to someone/something;
    relent, acquiesce, accede, come to terms;
    be beaten, be overcome, be overwhelmed, fall;
    lay down one's arms, raise/show the white flag
    [Antonyms] resist, hold out
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