Translation of "secede" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /sɪˈsiːd/ us /sɪˈsiːd/ formal

to become independent of a country or area of government

There is likely to be civil war if the region tries to secede from the south.
secession noun [ no plural ] uk /sɪsˈeʃ.ən/ us /sɪsˈeʃ.ən/
secessionist noun, adjective uk /sɪsˈeʃ.ən.ɪst/ us /sɪsˈeʃ.ən.ɪst/

(Translation of “secede” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)