accede verb இணங்கு

accede to sth phrasal verb formal

1. to agree to do what people have asked you to do
  • He graciously acceded to our request.
  • It is doubtful whether the government will ever accede to the nationalists’ demands for independence.
2. accede to the throne/accede to power
to become king or queen, or to take a position of power
  • The diaries were written in 1837 when Queen Victoria acceded to the throne.
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