succumb to



succumb to something

to yield to something, especially a temptation, fatal disease, a human weakness, etc. He finally succumbed to his pneumonia. She did not succumb to the disease until she was very old.

Common Names:

NameGenderPronouncedUsage
Hamlin['hæmlin]
LettyLET-eeEnglish
LieseLEE-zə (German), LEE-sə (Dutch)German, Dutch
Giuliettajoo-LYET-tahItalian
Aaliyahə-LEE-ə (English)Arabic, English (Modern)
RozRAHZEnglish