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American English: /səˈkəm/
British English: /səˈkʌm/

intransitive verb

  • (yield)to succumb (to something)
    Example sentences
    • Young people who feel good about themselves are less likely to succumb to negative pressure.
    • The opposition will probably be forced to succumb to pressure from the West to join a national unity government.
    • But somebody somewhere in the industry might succumb to temptation.
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