"You are my father," Alex conceded without emotion.
He said he felt bad about it, but conceded that Tessa had been less than honest with him on more than one occasion.
"Maybe you're right," Adrienne conceded without conviction.
"Well," Bordeaux conceded, sliding his plate away.
Dividing the land into zones of average summer temperature, the following are the areas which would fall to each: - Judging from the figures just given, it must be conceded that a considerable area of the continent is not adapted for colonization by European races.
At this conference a compromise was effected, something was conceded to the claims of New South Wales, but the main principles of the bill remained intact.
IIi granting any fresh liberties but those already conceded (e.g.
The power of the Bosnian nobles, though shaken by their defeat, remained unbroken; and they resisted vigorously when their kapetanates were abolished in 1837; and again when a measure of equality before the law was conceded to the Christians in 1839.
The recognition of the imperial title (padishah) was at last conceded to the Russian tsars.
Of the treaty the Sublime Porte undertook " to protect the Christian religion and its churches " and conceded to the ministers of Russia the specific right to " make representations in favour of the new Church " which, under article xiv.
These terms practically conceded all that the Boers demanded, and were never regarded as anything else than surrender either by the Boers or the loyalists in South Africa.
Rifled guns with shrapnel shell were considered more than sufficient to make good the slight advantage then conceded to the breech-loader.
In later times the measure of authority conceded to a pastor as the shepherd of a flock has been much diminished in consequence of the gradual development of democratic feeling in both minister and congregation.
The disputed points were now conceded to the country.
Before his death, Pol Pot conceded that his regime certainly killed people, but ''to say that millions died is too much.''