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yield
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Antigone
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  • Therefore we must maintain authority And yield to title to a woman’s will.
  • See how the trees beside a stream in flood Save, if they yield to force, each spray unharmed, But by resisting perish root and branch.

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  • Shall mortals not yield to thee?
  • To yield is grievous, but the obstinate soul That fights with Fate, is smitten grievously.
  • You would have me yield?
  • ) Love resistless in fight, all yield at a glance of thine eye, Love who pillowed all night on a maiden’s cheek dost lie, Over the upland holds.

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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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