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Meaning of SECEDE

Pronunciation:  si'seed

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[v]  withdraw from an organization or communion
 

SECEDE is a 6 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: break away, splinter
 
 See Also: break, break up, part, separate, split, split up

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Se"cede"\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Seceded}; p. pr. & vb.
n. {Seceding}.] [L. secedere, secessum; pref se- aside +
cedere to go, move. See {Cede}.]
To withdraw from fellowship, communion, or association; to
separate one's self by a solemn act; to draw off; to retire;
especially, to withdraw from a political or religious body.

 

 

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