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Synonyms for yielding
ˈyil dɪŋyield·ing

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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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. giving up, yielding, surrendernoun

    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, yieldingadjective

    the act of conceding or yielding

    concession, conceding, grant, surrender, giving up

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

  3. yieldingadjective

    inclined to yield to argument or influence or control

    "a timid yielding person"

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

  4. yieldingadjective

    lacking stiffness and giving way to pressure

    "a deep yielding layer of foam rubber"

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

  5. yieldingadjective

    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

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. yieldingadjective

    submissive, complying, compliant, accommodating, unresisting, facile

  2. yieldingadjective

    pliable, pliant, supple, flexible, flexile, plastic

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. yieldingadjective

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


  2. yieldingnoun

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

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  1. Naveen Kunam:

    At this juncture I don't think China will attract material interest...it will be the lowest yielding market in the (GBI-EM) index. Plus the tail risk that they could devalue.

  2. Thabiso Monkoe:

    Once upon a time..They came from Europe, yielding swords, they robbed, raped, conquered Africa , and gave us The Ten Commandments.

  3. Franck Wohe:

    We started distributing the high-yielding drought-resistant Mercedes variety to help farmers get production fast within 18 months.

  4. Jared Leadbetter:

    These are the first bacteria found to use manganese as their source of fuel, a wonderful aspect of microbes in nature is that they can metabolize seemingly unlikely materials, like metals, yielding energy useful to the cell.

  5. John Banzhaf:

    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.

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