Capitulate – To give up resistance
To remember the definition of the word capitulate, use the following mnemonic:
His white cap isn't too late (capitulate) to be used to tell people they surrender and give up resistance.
Examples of capitulate in a sentence
The enemy was warned to capitulate or face another attack.
The evil dictator will never capitulate to pressure from outside.
I will not capitulate – I will let the battle continue.