concession concession  /kən ˈsɛ ʃən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a contract granting the right to operate a subsidiary business
  2. (n) the act of conceding or yielding
  3. (n) a point conceded or yielded

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. There is a big difference between a sellers concession that is disclosed to the lender and one that is not.
  2. Transcript of John Kerry's Concession Speech Published: November 3, 2004.
  3. The following is a transcript of Mike Huckabees concession speech following the March 4 primaries, as provided by CQ Transcriptions via The Associated Press.

News

  1. Des Moines pool's concession stand burglarized twice in a week

    A Des Moines pool's concession stand was burglarized twice in the past week.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Des Moines Register

  2. Police: Suspects stole cash from NH little league concession stand

    Police in New Hampshire are searching for the individuals responsible for breaking into a concession stand at Lions Field in Hudson.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: FOX 25 Boston

  3. Precipitate Advances to Final Stages of Concession Application Process in Dominican Republic; Next Phase Exploration ...

    Precipitate Gold Corp. is pleased to announce it has advanced to an important stage in the process to attain its concession grant for the Juan de Herrera concession application in the Tireo belt of the ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. Rep. Robert Wexler of Florida said that marked an "extraordinary concession, in order to promote reconciliation with Florida's voters."
    on May 31, 2008 By: Robert Wexler Source: TIME

  2. "Wrong and misguided deeds of the few do not speak for the people or the army and police," Arroyo said. "The full force of the law will be meted out without any concession."
    on Nov 29, 2007 By: President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo Source: Sun.Star

  3. "No concession, bribe or act of appeasement would change or limit their plans for murder," Bush said. "On the contrary, they target nations whose behavior they believe they can change through violence. Against such an enemy, there is only one...
    on Oct 6, 2005 By: President Bush Source: RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty

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