succumbed, past tense; succumbs, 3rd person singular present; succumbed, past participle; succumbing, present participle;
Fail to resist (pressure, temptation, or some other negative force)
he has become the latest to succumb to the strain
Die from the effect of a disease or injury
yield: consent reluctantly
be fatally overwhelmed
Succumbs was R.E.M.'s first commercially-available full-length movie. Released in October 1987 by UNI/A&M, it contains video footage shot by R.E.M.'s lead singer Michael Stipe dating back to the mid-1980s, while the band was still recording under the I.R.S. Records label. ...
to yield to an overpowering force or overwhelming desire; to give up, or give in; to die
To lose the will to oppose something or to give up and accept something that you first opposed. In the context of illness, to succumb to an illness is to stop opposing it, to no longer battle it, but to die from it. ...