Adjective "Acceding" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Acceding


    Definition:

    1. to give consent, approval, or adherence; agree; assent; to accede to a request; to accede to the terms of a contract.

    2. to attain or assume an office, title, or dignity; succeed (usually followed by to): to accede to the throne.

    3. International Law. to become a party to an agreement, treaty, or the like, by way of accession.

    Origin:
    accede

    Examples:

    "states can be acceding."