Find another word for give-way. In this page you can discover 13 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for give-way, like: sag, fall, crumble, crumple, recede, withdraw, retire, yield, accede, grant and give.
refused to give way where the discipline and vital interests of the church seemed to be threatened.
Her knees were trembling as if they were going to give way at any moment, and her face felt devoid of blood.
The British ambassador sought by every means in his power to induce Turkey to give way to Russia, going so far as to guarantee the withdrawal of the Russian troops from Moldo-Walachia if the Porte remained at peace, and threatening that if Turkey persisted in her opposition England would join with Russia against her.
and W., however, the surface gradually rises into long undulating tracts; rice lands and swamps give way to a region of low thorny jungle or forest trees; the hamlets become smaller and more scattered, and nearly disappear altogether in the wild forests along the western boundary.
Russell, however, refused to give way a hair's-breadth.