Definitions for yieldingˈyil dɪŋ
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giving up, yielding, surrender(noun)
a verbal act of admitting defeat
concession, conceding, yielding(adj)
the act of conceding or yielding
inclined to yield to argument or influence or control
"a timid yielding person"
lacking stiffness and giving way to pressure
"a deep yielding layer of foam rubber"
tending to give in or surrender or agree
"too yielding to make a stand against any encroachments"- V.I.Parrington
docile, or inclined to give way to pressure
inclined to give way, or comply; flexible; compliant; accommodating; as, a yielding temper
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Buyers thought it was time to strike today to pick up some of these banks and high-yielding defensive names.
Love is not enough. It must be the foundation, the cornerstone- but not the complete structure. It is much too pliable, too yielding.
Love is not enough. It must be the foundation, the cornerstone - but not the complete structure. It is much too pliable, too yielding.
Love is not enough. It must be the foundation, the cornerstone -- but not the complete structure. It is much too pliable, too yielding.
We lost the American colonies because we lacked the statesmanship to know the right time and the manner of yielding what is impossible to keep.
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