Translation of "succumb" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /səˈkʌm/ us formal

to lose the determination to oppose something; to accept defeat

The town finally succumbed last week after being pounded with heavy artillery for more than two months.
I’m afraid I succumbed to temptation and had a piece of cheesecake.
I felt sure it would only be a matter of time before he succumbed to my charms.

to die or suffer badly from an illness

Thousands of cows have succumbed to the disease in the past few months.

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


verb /səˈkam/

to yield

sucumbir (a)
She succumbed to temptation and ate the chocolate.

(Translation of “succumb” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)