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Verb: succumb  su'kúm
  1. Consent reluctantly
    - yield, give in, knuckle under, buckle under
     
  2. Be fatally overwhelmed
    - yield

Derived forms: succumbed, succumbing, succumbs

Type of: accept, buy the farm [N. Amer], cash in one's chips, choke, conk, consent, croak, decease, die, drop dead, exit, expire, give-up the ghost, go, go for, kick the bucket, pass, pass away, perish, pop off, pop one's clogs, snuff it

Antonym: survive