giving up, yielding, surrender(noun)
a verbal act of admitting defeat
concession, conceding, yielding(adj)
the act of conceding or yielding
inclined to yield to argument or influence or control
"a timid yielding person"
lacking stiffness and giving way to pressure
"a deep yielding layer of foam rubber"
tending to give in or surrender or agree
"too yielding to make a stand against any encroachments"- V.I.Parrington
English Synonyms and Antonyms
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.
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How to use yielding in a sentence?
We started distributing the high-yielding drought-resistant Mercedes variety to help farmers get production fast within 18 months.
Global bonds continue to be in high demand from both a tactically defensive perspective, and from income seekers who may not have the risk appetite for high yielding equities.
In all too many cases, we have political correctness now becoming political craziness, students are making demands -- faculty, deans, presidents are yielding, resigning [to them]. At the very least, they hold meetings and conferences. We didn't do that. Student groups made more than a dozen literally crazy demands with no rational basis and our university ignored them and nothing has happened.
Investors continue to take on some credit risk through investment grade corporate bonds and greater risk with high yield bond mutual funds, rather than the lower yielding and safer government bond funds.
Be yourself! Dare to respect yourself before anyone else! Self-respect is the precursor to Courage. Most people realize soon that one of the major regrets of life is yielding to the wishes of others, instead of doing what their heart desired most, and not being themselves. So be yourself, and you'll never regret.
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