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Synonyms for yielding
ˈyil dɪŋ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. giving up, yielding, surrender(noun)

    a verbal act of admitting defeat

    fall, capitulation, forsaking, concession, surrender, resignation, giving up, conceding

    hard, uncompromising, stubborn, inflexible, unregenerate, obstinate, sturdy

  2. concession, conceding, yielding(adj)

    the act of conceding or yielding

    concession, conceding, grant, surrender, giving up

    unregenerate, obstinate, sturdy, inflexible, uncompromising, hard, stubborn

  3. yielding(adj)

    inclined to yield to argument or influence or control

    "a timid yielding person"

    sturdy, obstinate, inflexible, stubborn, uncompromising, hard, unregenerate

  4. yielding(adj)

    lacking stiffness and giving way to pressure

    "a deep yielding layer of foam rubber"

    obstinate, inflexible, sturdy, unregenerate, stubborn, uncompromising, hard

  5. yielding(adj)

    tending to give in or surrender or agree

    "too yielding to make a stand against any encroachments"- V.I.Parrington

    obstinate, stubborn, unregenerate, uncompromising, sturdy, hard, inflexible

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. yielding

    One who is docile is easily taught; one who is tractable is easily led; one who is pliant is easily bent in any direction; compliant represents one as inclined or persuaded to agreement with another's will. Compare DUTY.

    amenable, compliant, docile, gentle, manageable, obedient, pliable, pliant, submissive, tame, teachable, tractable

    determined, dogged, firm, inflexible, intractable, obstinate, opinionated, resolute, self-willed, stubborn, unyielding, wilful

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. yielding

    conceding, producing, surrendering, supple, pliant, submissive, accommoding, unresisting

    firm, defiant, stiff, hard, unyielding, resisting, unfruitful

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. yielding(a.)

    submissive, complying, compliant, accommodating, unresisting, facile

  2. yielding(a.)

    pliable, pliant, supple, flexible, flexile, plastic

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. yielding(a)

    compliant, tractable, submissive, amenable, unresisting, docile, indulgent, irresolute, facile, plastic, fictile, pliant, flexible


  2. yielding(n)

    production, bearing, surrender, relinquishment, submission, compliance, acquiescence, succumbing

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How to use yielding in a sentence?

  1. Hunter Biden:

    Vladimir Putin knows I know Vladimir Putin, and Vladimir Putin knows me. And the fact is that this is what is needed on day one, we're in trouble. We're in trouble. This President is shredding our alliances. This President is yielding to Vladimir Putin in ways that are obsequious.

  2. Eric Cantor:

    It's about how you create an environment for that collaborative effort to end up yielding one of the highest standards of living in the world.

  3. Sergei Strigo:

    It's difficult to have a bullish view on the Russian economy, we just have to be content with the fact it has performed better than people expected, it's a high yielding market and as long as things don't go badly wrong you are compensated for risks.

  4. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    One of the major regrets of life, for most people, is their yielding to the wishes of others, instead of doing what their heart desired most. Always dare to respect yourself first before anyone else, in your speech as much as in your actions. Self-respect is the precursor to Success.

  5. Bryan Carter:

    Clearly the epicenter of this sell-off is Europe, bond investors are re-evaluating how rich these core (bonds) got and repositioning into higher spreads and higher yielding classes.

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