Definition of YIELDED

verb : YIELDED

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) be the cause or source of; "He gave me a lot of trouble"; "Our meeting afforded much interesting information" ;

  • 2. (

    ) end resistance, as under pressure or force; "The door yielded to repeated blows with a battering ram" ;

  • 7. (

    ) cause to happen or be responsible for; "His two singles gave the team the victory" ;

  • 10. (

    ) bring in; "interest-bearing accounts"; "How much does this savings certificate pay annually?" ;

  • 11. (

    ) be flexible under stress of physical force; "This material doesn't give" ;

  • 12. (

    ) cease opposition; stop fighting ;


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