Definition of Concessions

1. Noun. (plural of concession) ¹



2. Noun. A concessions stand. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Concessions

1. concession [n] - See also: concession

Lexicographical Neighbors of Concessions

concerto
concerto grosso
concertolike
concertos
concerts
concessible
concession
concessionaire
concessionaires
concessional
concessionaries
concessionary
concessioner
concessioners
concessionist
concessions (current term)
concessions stand
concessions stands
concessive
concessively
concessor
concessory
concestor
concestors
concetti
concettism
concettisms
concetto
conch
concha

Literary usage of Concessions

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Oecd Economic Surveys (2005)
"Infrastructure concessions Overview and main issues Congress passed a law in 1991 allowing the government to carry out concessions for most public works, ..."

2. The American Colonies in the Seventeenth Century by Herbert Levi Osgood (1904)
"This document, as well as the concessions and Agreements which were issued by the ... The concessions of East and West Jersey were largely occupied, ..."

3. The History of England from the Accession of James the Second by Thomas Babington Macaulay Macaulay (1879)
"James flattered himself that concessions so great, made in the short space of ... Nor can it be doubted that such concessions, if they had been made before ..."

4. A History of Rome by Robert Fowler Leighton (1880)
"concessions.—The Romans fought with alternate victories and defeats until near ... The majority of the senate saw that the time had come for concessions, ..."

5. The History of England from the Restoration to the Death of William III by Richard Lodge (1910)
"1688 JAMES' TARDY concessions. When James searched for friends, he was speedily cured of CHAP, his infatuation for the dissenters, and set himself to ..."

6. The History of England from the Accession of James II by Thomas Babington Macaulay Macaulay (1907)
"James flattered himself that concessions so great made in the short space of a ... Nor can it be doubted that such concessions, made before there was reason ..."

7. The Cambridge Modern History by John Emerich Edward Dalberg Acton Acton, Ernest Alfred Benians, George Walter Prothero, Sir Adolphus William Ward (1907)
"... so blind as to make greater concessions to the Curia than the other German sovereigns. Bavaria was the first to demand her own separate national Church. ..."

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