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  Definition of Yielding
  1. the act of conceding or yielding
  2. a verbal act of admitting defeat
  3. happy to comply
  4. tending to give in or surrender or agree; "too yielding to make a stand against any encroachments"- V.I.Parrington
  5. lacking stiffness and giving way to pressure; "a deep yielding layer of foam rubber"
  6. inclined to yield to argument or influence or control; "a timid yielding person"
Similar Words: concession, conceding, giving up, surrender, complying, obliging

 

Hyponyms: bye, pass

 

Derivational Morphology: concede, yield, grant, cede, surrender, give up, give in, succumb, knuckle under, buckle under

 

 
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