What does yielding mean?

Definitions for yieldingˈyil dɪŋ

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word yielding.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. giving up, yielding, surrender(noun)

    a verbal act of admitting defeat

  2. concession, conceding, yielding(adj)

    the act of conceding or yielding

  3. yielding(adj)

    inclined to yield to argument or influence or control

    "a timid yielding person"

  4. yielding(adj)

    lacking stiffness and giving way to pressure

    "a deep yielding layer of foam rubber"

  5. yielding(adj)

    tending to give in or surrender or agree

    "too yielding to make a stand against any encroachments"- V.I.Parrington


  1. yielding(Noun)

    a concession

  2. yielding(Adjective)

    docile, or inclined to give way to pressure

Webster Dictionary

  1. Yielding

    of Yield

  2. Yielding(adj)

    inclined to give way, or comply; flexible; compliant; accommodating; as, a yielding temper


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of yielding in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of yielding in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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