Translation of "concession" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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uk /kənˈseʃ.ən/ us /kənˈseʃ.ən/

concession noun (SOMETHING ALLOWED)

C2 [ C or U ] something that is allowed or given up, often in order to end a disagreement, or the act of allowing or giving this

Both sides involved in the conflict made some concessions in yesterday's talks. 在昨天的談判中,衝突雙方都作出了讓步。
He stated firmly that no concessions will be made to the terrorists. 他強硬地宣稱不會對罷工者作出任何讓步。
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[ U ] the act of admitting defeat

The former president's concession came even before all the votes had been counted. 選票還沒完全統計出來,前總統就承認落敗了。
a concession speech 承認失敗的講話

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concession noun (LOWER PRICE)

C2 [ C ] UK a reduction in the usual price of something, made available to students, old people, etc.

You can get travel concessions if you are under 26. 26歲以下者乘車可以獲得優惠。

concession noun (RIGHT)

[ C ] a special right to property or land


[ C ] the right to sell a product in a particular area


(Translation of “concession” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)