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Cedes vs Ceases - What's the difference?

cedes | ceases |

As verbs the difference between cedes and ceases

is that cedes is third-person singular of cede while ceases is third-person singular of cease.

cedes

English

Verb

(head)
  • (cede)
  • ----

    cede

    English

    Verb

    (ced)
  • To give up, give way, give away.
  • Edward decided to cede the province.

    ceases

    English

    Verb

    (head)
  • (cease)

  • cease

    English

    Verb

    (ceas)
  • (formal) To stop.
  • And with that, his twitching ceased .
  • (formal) To stop doing (something).
  • And with that, he ceased twitching.
  • (obsolete) To be wanting; to fail; to pass away.
  • * Bible, Deuteronomy xv. 11
  • The poor shall never cease out of the land.