Definition - yielding

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  1. move in order to make room for someone for something; "The park gave way to a supermarket"; "`Move over,' he told the crowd"
  2. bring in; "interest-bearing accounts"; "How much does this savings certificate pay annually?"
  3. the act of conceding or yielding
  4. give over; surrender or relinquish to the physical control of another
  5. a verbal act of admitting defeat
  6. be the cause or source of; "He gave me a lot of trouble"; "Our meeting afforded much interesting information"
  7. be fatally overwhelmed
  8. give in, as to influence or pressure
  9. end resistance, as under pressure or force; "The door yielded to repeated blows with a battering ram"
  10. tending to give in or surrender or agree; "too yielding to make a stand against any encroachments"- V.I.Parrington
  11. consent reluctantly
  12. lacking stiffness and giving way to pressure; "a deep yielding layer of foam rubber"
  13. be willing to concede; "I grant y

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