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yield
used in King Lear

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yield to pressure
Definition
to give in, give way, or give up
  • But that thy strange mutations make us hate thee, Life would not yield to age.
    4.1 — Act 4 Scene 1 — The heath (16% in)
  • Well, sir, the poor distressed Lear's i' the town; Who sometime, in his better tune, remembers What we are come about, and by no means Will yield to see his daughter.
    4.3 — Act 4 Scene 3 — The French camp near Dover (74% in)
  • ] And yet I know not how conceit may rob The treasury of life when life itself Yields to the theft: had he been where he thought, By this had thought been past.
    4.6 — Act 4 Scene 6 — The country near Dover (17% in)

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  • Yield:—come before my father.
    2.1 — Act 2 Scene 1 — A court within the Castle of the Earl of Gloster (24% in)

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