|1.||[ verb ] give up or agree to forego to the power or possession of another|
"The last Taleban fighters finally surrendered"
|Related terms:||resist yield capitulate concede capitulation|
|2.||[ verb ] relinquish possession or control over|
|Synonyms:||give_up deliver cede|
"The squatters had to surrender the building after the police moved in"
|Related terms:||give sell yield_up sign_away cession|
|3.||[ verb ] relinquish to the power of another; yield to the control of another|
|Related terms:||yield abnegate relinquishment|
|4.||[ noun ] acceptance of despair|
|Related terms:||despair defeatism resign|
|5.||[ noun ] a verbal act of admitting defeat|
|6.||[ verb ] hand over to the authorities of another country|
|Synonyms:||deliver deport extradite|
"They extradited the fugitive to his native country so he could be tried there"
|Related terms:||expel repatriate exile|
|7.||[ noun ] (law) the delivery of a principal into lawful custody|
|Related terms:||delivery extradition|
|8.||[ noun ] the act of surrendering (under agreed conditions)|
"they were protected until the capitulation of the fort"
|Related terms:||loss fall capitulate|