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yield
used in The Return of the King

2 meanings, 9 uses
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1  —2 uses as in:
will yield valuable data
Definition
to produce (usually something wanted); or the thing or amount produced
  • In the Southfarthing the vines were laden, and the yield of 'leaf' was astonishing; and everywhere there was so much corn that at Harvest every barn was stuffed.
    6.9 — Book 6 Chapter 9 — The Grey Havens (30% in)
  • Let all leave this land or yield them up!
    5.10 — Book 5 Chapter 10 — The Black Gate Opens (25% in)

There are no more uses of "yield" flagged with this meaning in The Return of the King.

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2  —5 uses as in:
yield to pressure
Definition
to give in, give way, or give up
  • At length they pushed and the door yielded.
    6.8 — Book 6 Chapter 8 — The Scouring of the Shire (87% in)
Other Uses (with this meaning)
  • But I will not yield the River and the Pelennor unfought — not if there is a captain here who has still the courage to do his lord's will.'
    5.4 — Book 5 Chapter 4 — The Siege of Gondor (46% in)
  • He has well repaid my trust; for if Elrond had not yielded to me, neither of you would have set out; and then far more grievous would the evils of this day have been.
    5.8 — Book 5 Chapter 8 — The Houses of Healing (13% in)
  • Let him be brought forth and yielded to us, and then we will consider these demands.
    5.10 — Book 5 Chapter 10 — The Black Gate Opens (76% in)
  • And yet their wills did not yield, and they struggled on.
    6.3 — Book 6 Chapter 3 — Mount Doom (47% in)

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exact meaning not specified
  • She did not answer, but as he looked at her it seemed to him that something in her softened, as though a bitter frost were yielding at the first faint presage of Spring.
    6.5 — Book 6 Chapter 5 — The Steward and the King (15% in)
  • But as with Narchost and Carchost, the Towers of the Teeth, so here too the vigilance had failed, and treachery had yielded up the Tower to the Lord of the Ringwraiths, and now for long years it had been held by evil things.
    6.1 — Book 6 Chapter 1 — The Tower of Cirith Ungol (19% in)

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