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(of a game or contest) To have failed to win
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Past tense for to yield to an overpowering force or overwhelming desire
“If you invite Adam to enough parties, he will eventually succumb to temptation and gorge himself.”
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Past tense for to stop living
“The patient would sadly succumb a short time later.”
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Past tense for to die from something fatal
“A relief carrying party took him the rest of the way, but Capuano would, unfortunately, succumb to his wounds two months later.”
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Past tense for to contract a disease or illness
“The evidence of this is the frequency with which people succumb to the common cold.”
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Past tense for to fall or collapse
“It became evident that if repairs were not made, the building would ultimately succumb to the elements.”
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