To become ensnared or entrapped; to be worse off than before.
(Of an implement, a limb, a machine, etc.) To break down, get out of order, fail.
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
To extend between two points or in a certain direction; run:
To cause to be without money or to go into bankruptcy.
Alternative spelling of cave in.
To founder is defined as to fall or fail.
To crumble is to break into small pieces, or to fall to pieces.
move in order to make room for someone for something
(Intransitive) To collapse inwards.
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, give out, collapse, ease-up, crumple, recede, withdraw, retire, yield and accede.