Just as U.S. concessions were under-estimated, so we are discovering almost weekly that Iranian concessions were overstated.
Few people in Gaza believe Israel will make any concessions if they do not show their determination to resist.
To them, the talks could lead only to Israeli concessions on the West Bank and ultimately East Jerusalem itself.
Seventy percent opposed the idea of a Palestinian state if it entailed significant Israeli concessions.
Did any concessions have to be made from concept to execution due to cost or other constraints?
Shenac and Dan were not the first in all the concessions to finish the getting in of the hay, but they were by no means the last.
We have made all the concessions that we can make, or ought to make.
This was of course another compromise, but the Church's concessions were reduced to a minimum.
It is important to notice that these concessions were economic, not social.
The time has come, in this year 1876, to replace commotions by concessions.
mid-15c., from Old French concession (14c.) or directly from Latin concessionem (nominative concessio) "an allowing, conceding," noun of action from past participle stem of concedere (see concede). Meaning "right or privilege granted by government" is from 1650s. "Refreshment stand" sense is from 1910.