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To be defeated in a game, competition or argument

submit

verb

to accept that someone has defeated you or has power over you

surrender

verb

to say officially that you have been defeated and will stop fighting

surrender

verb

to give control over a place or person to someone who has defeated you

appease

verb

to give your opponents what they want

give away

in sports, to allow an opponent to win because you make a silly mistake

lose

verb

to not win a race, competition, fight etc

concede

verb

to be defeated by someone in a game or war and give them something that you previously had

roll over

to be easily defeated because you do not defend yourself

go down

to be defeated in a competition, especially in sport

go out

to not be allowed to take part in the next stage of a competition because you have been defeated

dark pool

a method of financial trading in which share prices are hidden and not openly available to the public

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