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yield
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An Ideal Husband
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  • Do you really think, Arthur, that it is weakness that yields to temptation?
  • I had no idea that you, of all men in the world, could have been so weak, Robert, as to yield to such a temptation as Baron Arnheim held out to you.

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  • I tell you that there are terrible temptations that it requires strength, strength and courage, to yield to.

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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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