[kuh n-sesh-uh-nair] /kənˌsɛʃ əˈnɛər/
a person, group, or company to whom a concession has been granted, especially to operate a subsidiary business or service:
a popcorn concessionaire at a baseball park.
someone who holds or operates a concession
1862, from French concessionaire “person to whom a concession has been granted,” from concession, from Latin concessionem (see concession).
noun, Canadian. 1. a road built between two concessions of a township. noun 1. (Canadian) (esp in Ontario) one of a series of roads separating concessions in a township
[kuh n-sesh-uh n] /kənˈsɛʃ ən/ noun 1. the act of or yielding, as a right, a privilege, or a point or fact in an argument: He made no concession to caution. 2. the thing or point yielded: Management offered a shorter workweek as a concession. 3. something by a government or a controlling authority, as […]
- Concession stand
noun a permanent or semi-permanent structure from which food items are sold during an athletic or entertainment event; also, the business of running such a stand Examples The Little League mothers took turns running the concession stand.
[kuh n-ses-iv] /kənˈsɛs ɪv/ adjective 1. tending or serving to . 2. Grammar. expressing , as the English conjunction though. /kənˈsɛsɪv/ adjective 1. implying or involving concession; tending to concede 2. (grammar) a conjunction, preposition, phrase, or clause describing a state of affairs that might have been expected to rule out what is described in […]