How to use succumbs in a sentence

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But Sarsgaard dangles enough money in front of her that she succumbs to the lure of cold hard cash.
This once-promising art district succumbs to vigorous development and its concomitant desiccative effect.
Andie, the academic straight arrow, succumbs to the temptation to cheat on an important exam.
After the man succumbs to his injuries, Richard is blamed for his death but gives a false name to the police so as not to shame his family.
In fact, one out of every 2.4 women succumbs to heart disease, making it the leading cause of death among women.
Why one person walks in and responds to chemo and the other does not and succumbs to their illness is still somewhat of a mystery.
Dangers never succumbs to the temptation to phone it in, and he never relegates himself to simply giving in and playing generic pop music.
Even the primal urge for physical activity succumbs to superficiality and materialism in the end.
She resists his advances for a while, but soon succumbs, and the two begin a torrid and wind-swept romance that carries on throughout the war.
Unfortunately it succumbs to its meaner instincts in the second half, indulging in romantic schmaltz with the occasional inspired comic riff.
There is to us an all-embracing moderation linked to the delights of our weather, which rarely succumbs to the outbursts of violence that maim people and flatten buildings.
My mother, so vital to the end, finally succumbs to heart disease.
They then sneak into a utility closet, where Olivia first slaps Fitz, then succumbs to the hookup.
While this production occasionally succumbs to staginess, often it plays to the text's strengths by using slight movements offset by moments of deliberate exaggeration.
She hides in the airing cupboard for hours, writes endless haikus until she falls asleep from exhaustion and succumbs to screaming fits and bouts of a strange fever.
Lucie falls into a depression and on their wedding night stabs the bridegroom, succumbs to insanity, and dies.
Now tourists plan trips to see the ivory-bill before it succumbs.
It is the nature of temptation to make sinful things seem the more attractive, and it is the fallen nature of humans that seeks or succumbs to the attraction.
Examples from Classical Literature
Yet even the gayest of tempers succumbs at last to constant friction.
He was like the proverbial camel, which succumbs beneath the last straw.
But where is the man to be found whose internal policy succumbs to revolution when that man is on the wrong side of fifty?
Ploddingly dull with a formulaic storyline that inevitably succumbs to cliche while failing to muster half the eroticism of The Chippendales.
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