accede vs exceed : Common Errors in English

About accede vs exceed

If you drive too fast, you exceed the speed limit. “Accede” is a much rarer word meaning “give in,” “agree.”

accede Meaning(s)

  • (v) yield to another's wish or opinion
  • (v) take on duties or office
  • (v) to agree or express agreement

exceed Meaning(s)

  • (v) be greater in scope or size than some standard
  • (v) be superior or better than some standard
  • (v) be or do something to a greater degree

accede in News

  • Obama: Not seeking 'photo-op' with ailing Mandela

    En route to South Africa, President Obama said Friday he doesn't need a "photo-op" with gravely ill civil-rights icon Nelson Mandela and isn't sure whether he will visit him. Mr. Obama told reporters aboard Air Force One that he will accede to the wishes of the Mandela family on whether ...
    on June 28, 2013 Source: The Washington Times

exceed in News

  1. 4 Denver Broncos Who Will Exceed Expectations in 2013

    The Denver Broncos are a great football team, but they would benefit from some surprise players stepping up. Denver added a plethora of underrated players this offseason, and its cost-effective signings are bound to help. However, even though the Broncos are expecting some underpaid players to outplay their contracts, some players could exceed everyone's expectations and become household names ...
    on June 13, 2013 Source: Bleacher Report

  2. Exceed Company Ltd. To Hold Its Annual General Meeting On July 31, 2013

    FUJIAN, China, June 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Exceed Company Ltd. (NASDAQ: EDS) ("Exceed" or "the Company"), one of the leading domestic sportswear brands in China, today announced that ...
    on June 13, 2013 Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Appellate Court Holds VisionChina in Breach of Contract Granting Summary Judgment in Favor of Gobi and Oak

    Total Damages Could Exceed US$108 million NEW YORK, June 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Appellate Division of the New York State Supreme Court has granted partial summary judgment in favor of Gobi Partners ...
    on June 13, 2013 Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

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