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succumb
used in The Mill on the Floss

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consent reluctantly; or suffer defeat
  • Perhaps he was in danger of acting from obstinacy; perhaps it was his duty to succumb.
    7.5 -- Book 7 Chapter 5 -- The Last Conflict (14% in)

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