To become ensnared or entrapped; to be worse off than before.
To crumble is to break into small pieces, or to fall to pieces.
To become crumpled
To become more distant, and hence indistinct
To take back (a comment, etc).
To give up one's work, business, career, etc., esp. because of advanced age
To produce a return for effort or investment:
To acknowledge for the sake of argument; admit as true without proof; concede
To offer in good faith; pledge:
To decline in value:
To afford opportunity for; permit:
(Educ.) To get a grade of failure; not pass
To mold, stamp, cut, or shape with a die
(Of an implement, a limb, a machine, etc.) To break down, get out of order, fail.
To extend between two points or in a certain direction; run:
To cause to be without money or to go into bankruptcy.
move in order to make room for someone for something
(Intransitive) To collapse inwards.
Alternative spelling of cave in.
To founder is defined as to fall or fail.
Find another word for give-way. In this page you can discover 27 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for give-way, like: sag, fall, crumble, crumple, recede, withdraw, retire, yield, accede, grant and give.