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Definitions of yielding:
  • noun:   a verbal act of admitting defeat
  • noun:   the act of conceding or yielding
  • adjective:   inclined to yield to argument or influence or control
    Example: "A timid yielding person"
  • adjective:   tending to give in or surrender or agree
    Example: "Too yielding to make a stand against any encroachments- V.I.Parrington"
  • adjective:   lacking stiffness and giving way to pressure
    Example: "A deep yielding layer of foam rubber"
  • adjective:   happy to comply
  • name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #32532)

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