Definition Of secede
withdraw formally from membership in a federal union, an alliance, or a political or religious organization.
the kingdom of Belgium seceded from the Netherlands in 1830
Example Of secede
Before he had even taken the oath of office, several Southern states had seceded .
Conversely, a claim of a right to secede from a repressive dictatorship may be regarded as legitimate.
Four out of the six provinces on the island of Madagascar have declared their intention to secede and form an independent entity.
Guatemala seceded from the resulting federation of the United Provinces of Central America in 1839.
He has dramatically warned that if he is impeached a number of provinces will secede from Indonesia.