Accede to a demand.
An example of accede would be a prince taking the throne after the death of the king.
An example of accede would be the management of a business consenting to the demands of the workers’ union.
Accede to the throne.
Origin of accede
- Middle English acceden to come near from Latin accēdere to go near ad- ad- cēdere to go ked- in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- First attested in the early 15th century.