Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The person who receives transfer or cession of a personal obligation from the cedent.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Having surrendered the effects.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Giving up; yielding.
  • n. cessionaries (-riz). In Roman law, one to whom property has been assigned or conveyed; a transferee, assignee, or grantee.

Etymologies

From Latin cedere ("to yield"). (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • The report provides insight into how their are cessionary mindset 'translates into attitudes towards future prospects and cross-sell potential

    The Earth Times Online Newspaper

  • Using data from our global FSCI survey, this report provides a detailed analysis of Australian and Singaporean consumers 'are cessionary mindset'

    The Earth Times Online Newspaper

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