What are the antonyms for CEDE?

Synonyms for CEDE

Usage Examples for CEDE

  1. By this is meant something more than that the Indians should not be robbed of their lands in defiance of treaty stipulations, or that the Indian title should be respected, and the Indians maintained in possession until they can be made ready to cede their lands to the government, or to sell them, with the consent of the government, to the whites. - "The Indian Question (1874)" by Francis A. Walker
  2. Prussia could not itself cede provinces of the Empire: it could only agree to their cession. - "History of Modern Europe 1792-1878" by C. A. Fyffe