The correct answer is acknowledge.
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The correct answer is (D) To acknowledge (as true, proper, or just); to admit as true or valid; to grant (a right or privilege, score, victory, points in game, etc.); to allow (statement). Also, to yield; to make concessions.
Concede comes from French concÚder, Latin concedere (to yield).
Examples of use:
- Since it was late, she conceded in order to end the game.
- He was willing to concede that Frances was the best qualified applicant.