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yield
Used In
Macbeth
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as in: yield to pressure Define
to give in, give way, or give up
  • I will not yield,
    To kiss the ground before young Malcolm’s feet,
  • If good, why do I yield to that suggestion
    Whose horrid image doth unfix my hair,

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  • I bear a charmed life, which must not yield
  • Then yield thee, coward,
    And live to...

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  • The country vowed not to yield to pressure from its larger neighbors.
  • After the scandal, she yielded to public pressure and resigned her position.

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as in: will yield valuable data Define
to produce something wanted; or the thing or amount produced
as in: yield to pressure Define
to give in, give way, or give up
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