Definición de capitulation en inglés:


Saltos de línea: ca¦pitu|la¦tion
Pronunciación: /kəpɪtjʊˈleɪʃ(ə)n


[mass noun]
  • 1The action of ceasing to resist an opponent or demand: she gave a sigh of capitulation [count noun]: a capitulation to wage demands
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • In the military sense capitulation provides a means to end conflict, either at local or a wider level.
    • The Americans have stopped pretending, and now demand outright capitulation to its hegemony.
    • We are dealing with an absolutist culture that demands total capitulation or nothing.
    surrender, submission, yielding, giving in, succumbing, acquiescence, laying down of arms; fall, defeat
  • 1.1 (capitulations) • historical An agreement or set of conditions.
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • If these capitulations contain conditions which curtail the jurisdiction or the prerogatives of the bishop, the privileges of the diocese, or the like, then they do not bind the candidate-elect.
    • Capitulations were abolished in Turkey in 1923 and in Egypt in 1937.

Más definiciones de capitulation 

Definición de capitulation en: 

Obtener más de Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día coloratura
Pronunciación: ˌkɒlərəˈtjʊərə
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody