Definition of Yielding

1. Noun. A verbal act of admitting defeat.

Exact synonyms: Giving Up, Surrender
Generic synonyms: Relinquishing, Relinquishment
Derivative terms: Surrender, Yield



2. Adjective. Inclined to yield to argument or influence or control. "A timid yielding person"
Similar to: Docile

3. Noun. The act of conceding or yielding.
Exact synonyms: Conceding, Concession
Generic synonyms: Acquiescence, Assent
Specialized synonyms: Bye, Pass
Derivative terms: Concede, Concede, Concede, Concede, Concede, Concede, Yield

4. Adjective. Lacking stiffness and giving way to pressure. "A deep yielding layer of foam rubber"
Similar to: Soft

5. Adjective. Tending to give in or surrender or agree. "Too yielding to make a stand against any encroachments"

Definition of Yielding

1. a. Inclined to give way, or comply; flexible; compliant; accommodating; as, a yielding temper.

2. a. Inclined to give way, or comply; flexible; compliant; accommodating; as, a yielding temper.

Definition of Yielding

1. Verb. (present participle of yield) ¹

2. Adjective. docile, or inclined to give way to pressure ¹

3. Noun. a concession ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Yielding

1. yield [v] - See also: yield

Medical Definition of Yielding

1. Inclined to give way, or comply; flexible; compliant; accommodating; as, a yielding temper. Yielding and paying, the initial words of that clause in leases in which the rent to be paid by the lessee is mentioned and reserved. Synonym: Obsequious; attentive. Yielding, Obsequious, Attentive. In many cases a man may be attentive or yielding in a high degree without any sacrifice of his dignity; but he who is obsequious seeks to gain favor by excessive and mean compliances for some selfish end. Yield"ingly, Yield"ingness. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Yielding

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