Accede is a verb that gives the definition, to agree to a request or a demand. To give consent or approval. To enter a high position.
- He did not ‘accede’ to other peoples standards and therefor stayed steadfast to his own beliefs and values in life.
- She ‘acceded’ to the individual who asked for her hand in marriage.
- After his father resigned from the organisation he ‘acceded’ to the position of CEO.