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Another word for yield

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Verb
  1. To bring forth (a product)

      1. To bring forth; yield:
      2. To create by physical or mental effort:
      3. To manufacture:
      1. To make a present of:
      2. To place in the hands of; pass:
      3. To deliver in exchange or recompense; pay:
      1. To carry (something) on one's person from one place to another:
      2. To move from one place to another while containing or supporting (something); convey or transport:
      3. To cause to move by or with steady pressure; push:
    See also:

    rich

  2. To make as income or profit

      1. To go or come back, as to an earlier condition or place:
      2. To revert in speech, thought, or practice:
      3. To revert to a former owner.
      1. To pay back:
      2. To give back, either in return or in compensation:
      3. To make a return or compensation for:
      1. To comprehend completely or correctly.
      2. To bring into reality; make real:
      3. To make realistic:
      1. To bring forth; yield:
      2. To create by physical or mental effort:
      3. To manufacture:
      1. To give money to in return for goods or services rendered:
      2. To give (money) in exchange for goods or services:
      3. To discharge or settle (a debt or obligation):
      1. An openwork fabric made of threads or cords that are woven or knotted together at regular intervals.
      2. A device for capturing birds, fish, or insects.
      3. A barrier against flying insects.
      1. Exclusive of deductions; total:
      2. Unmitigated in any way; utter:
      3. So obvious or conspicuous as to cause or heighten offense:
      1. To come into possession or use of; acquire:
      2. To attain in competition or struggle; win:
      3. To obtain through effort or merit; achieve:
      1. To gain especially for the performance of service, labor, or work:
      2. To acquire or deserve as a result of effort or action:
      3. To yield as return or profit:
      1. To cause to move after or toward one by applying continuous force; drag:
      2. To cause to move in a given direction or to a given position, as by leading:
      3. To move or pull so as to cover or uncover something:
      1. Free from clouds, mist, or haze:
      2. Not obscured or darkened; bright:
      3. Easily seen through; transparent:
      1. To introduce a new rule, law, or system of organisation.
      2. To introduce a person or group of people to an organisation.
      3. To earn money for a company or for the family.
    See also:

    money

  3. To let (something) go

    See also:

    keep

  4. To give up a possession, claim, or right

      1. To give up (a claim or right, for example) voluntarily; relinquish.
      2. To refrain from insisting on or enforcing (a rule, penalty, or requirement, for example); dispense with:
      3. To refrain from engaging in, sometimes temporarily; cancel or postpone:
      1. To relinquish possession or control of (something) to another because of demand or compulsion:
      2. To give up in favor of another, especially voluntarily:
      3. To give up or abandon:
      1. To submit (oneself) passively; accept as inevitable:
      2. To give up (a position, for example), especially by formal notification.
      3. To relinquish (a privilege, right, or claim).
      1. To give up (a title or possession, for example), especially by formal announcement.
      2. To decide or declare that one will no longer adhere to (a belief or position); reject.
      3. To decide or declare that one will no longer engage in (a practice) or use (something):
      1. To submit or present, as for consideration, approval, or payment:
      2. To give or make available; provide:
      3. To give in return or by obligation:
      1. To give up or abandon (control of something or a claim, for example).
      2. To put aside or desist from (something practiced, professed, or intended); stop doing or adhering to.
      3. To let go; surrender:
      1. The transfer of a title or deed to another, without warranty as to the extent of ownership on the part of the seller.
      2. To transfer (one's interest in property) without warranty as to the extent of ownership on the part of the seller.
      3. Of or relating to such a title, deed, or transfer without warranty.
      1. (idiomatic) To relinquish control or possession of something to someone.
      2. Alternative spelling of handover.
      1. To decide or declare that one will not or will no longer engage in (an activity or habit, for example):
      2. To decide or declare that one will not or will no longer use or be associated with (something):
      3. To disavow under oath:
      1. To relinquish (an office or function).
      2. To dismiss.
      3. To give up an office or position; resign.
      1. To surrender possession of, especially by treaty.
      2. To yield; grant:
      1. To relinquish (power or responsibility) formally.
      2. To relinquish formally a high office or responsibility.
      1. To withdraw one's support or help from, especially in spite of duty, allegiance, or responsibility; desert:
      2. To give up by leaving or ceasing to operate or inhabit, especially as a result of danger or other impending threat:
      3. To surrender one's claim to, right to, or interest in; give up entirely:
    See also:

    keep

  5. To cease opposition

    See also:

    win

  6. To give in from or as if from a gradual loss of strength

      1. To bend over or double up so that one part lies on another part:
      2. To make compact by doubling or bending over parts:
      3. To bring from an extended to a closed position:
      1. To relinquish possession or control of (something) to another because of demand or compulsion:
      2. To give up in favor of another, especially voluntarily:
      3. To give up or abandon:
      1. To submit to an overpowering force or yield to an overwhelming desire; give up or give in.
      2. To die, especially from a disease or injury.
      1. To yield or surrender (oneself) to the will or authority of another.
      2. To subject to a condition or process:
      3. To present (something) to the consideration or judgment of another:
      1. To surrender under specified conditions:
      2. To give up all resistance; acquiesce:
      1. A clasp for fastening two ends, as of straps or a belt, in which a device attached to one of the ends is fitted or coupled to the other.
      2. An ornament that resembles this clasp, such as a metal square on a shoe or hat.
      3. An instance of bending, warping, or crumpling; a bend or bulge.
      1. The front section of a ship or boat.
      2. Either of the sides of this front section:
      3. The oar or the person wielding the oar closest to the bow in a racing shell.
    See also:

    resist

  7. To conform to the will or judgment of another, especially out of respect or courtesy

      1. To yield or surrender (oneself) to the will or authority of another.
      2. To subject to a condition or process:
      3. To present (something) to the consideration or judgment of another:
      1. To put off; postpone.
      2. To postpone the induction of (one eligible for the military draft).
      1. The front section of a ship or boat.
      2. Either of the sides of this front section:
      3. The oar or the person wielding the oar closest to the bow in a racing shell.
  8. To moderate or change a position or course of action as a result of pressure

Noun
  1. The amount or quantity produced

      1. The act or process of producing:
      2. The fact or process of being produced:
      3. The creation of value or wealth by producing goods and services.
      1. An amount produced or manufactured during a certain time.
      2. The energy, power, or work produced by a system.
      3. The information produced by a program or process from a specific input.
    See also:

    big

  2. The produce harvested from the land

      1. The act or process of gathering a crop.
      2. The crop that ripens or is gathered in a season.
      3. The amount or measure of the crop gathered in a season.
      1. The process, time, or condition of bearing fruit.
      2. A yield of fruit.
      3. A result or an effect.
      1. The ripened ovary or ovaries of a seed-bearing plant, together with accessory parts, containing the seeds and occurring in a wide variety of forms.
      2. An edible, usually sweet and fleshy form of such a structure.
      3. A part or an amount of such a plant product, served as food:
      1. Cultivated plants or agricultural produce, such as grain, vegetables, or fruit, considered as a group:
      2. The total yield of such produce in a particular season or place:
      3. A group, quantity, or supply appearing at one time:
    See also:

    ingestion

Another word for yield

Verb
  1. To surrender

  2. To produce

  3. To grant

Synonym Study

  • Defer implies a yielding to another because of respect for his dignity, authority, knowledge, etc. to defer to another's judgment
  • Relent suggests the yielding or softening of one in a dominant position who has been harsh, stern, or stubborn he relented at the sight of her grief
  • Succumb stresses the weakness of the one who gives way or the power and irresistibility of that which makes one yield she succumbed to his charms
  • Capitulate implies surrender to a force that one has neither the strength nor will to resist further to capitulate to the will of the majority
  • Yield implies a giving way under the pressure or compulsion of force, entreaty, persuasion, etc. to yield to demands