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Definition of Capitulate


  1. To settle or draw up the heads or terms of an agreement, as in chapters or articles; to agree.
  2. To surrender on terms agreed upon (usually, drawn up under several heads); as, an army or a garrison capitulates.
  3. To surrender or transfer, as an army or a fortress, on certain conditions.

Capitulate Translations

capitulate in Dutch is capituleren, zich overgeven
capitulate in French is capitulez, capitulent, capituler, capitulons
capitulate in German is kapitulieren
capitulate in Swedish is kapitulera