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give in

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. submit, bow, defer, accede, give inverb

    yield to another's wish or opinion

    "The government bowed to the military pressure"

  2. yield, give in, succumb, knuckle under, buckle underverb

    consent reluctantly


  1. give inverb

    to collapse or fall

  2. give inverb

    to relent, yield, surrender or admit defeat

  3. give inverb

    to droop the head


  1. Give In

    Give In is the debut album by American dream pop band On An On, released on Roll Call Records and City Slang on 29 January 2013. The album has been described as "haunting yet beautifully bare".


  1. give in

    To give in means to surrender, yield, or submit to someone or something, often after resisting or battling against it. It can also refer to allowing oneself to be influenced or persuaded against one's will or judgement.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of give in in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of give in in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of give in in a Sentence

  1. Laurent Farre:

    In the United States I don't know if this would have happened, people would have been able to defend themselves because they are allowed to carry guns. We aren't, so we are defenseless. But we won't give in to fear. It's not an option.

  2. Bernard Cazeneuve:

    Do not give in to fear, do not give in to division, do not give in to intimidation, the choice that you have to make on Sunday must be a choice for the future.

  3. Grace Fosu:

    I'm praying that this job comes back to my hands. I have a lot to give in my future.

  4. Glenn Beck:

    If we give in to our anger; if we start to go down that path and we start to listen to the bullies, we lose what made us great.

  5. David Holohan:

    We think monetary policy easing is one last hurrah and once that's played out, if it hasn't already, investors will look at fundamentals and see earnings estimates have been deteriorating for several months now, and that disconnect shouldn't play out much longer before equities give in.

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