HyperDic: yielding

English > 5 senses of the word yielding:
ADJECTIVEallyieldinginclined to yield to argument or influence or control
allyieldinglacking stiffness and giving way to pressure
allyieldingtending to give ... / give in or surrender or agree / agree
NOUNcommunicationyielding, giving up, surrendera verbal / verbal act of admitting defeat
communicationyielding, concession, concedingthe act of conceding or yielding
yielding > pronunciation
Soundsyiy'ldihng
Rhymesabducting ... zoning: 2044 rhymes with ihng...
English > yielding: 5 senses > adjective 1
MeaningInclined to yield to argument or influence or control.
Example"a timid yielding person"
Broaderdocilewilling to be taught or led or supervised or directed
Spanishcomplaciente, lucrativo, obediente
Adverbsyieldinglyin an obedient manner
English > yielding: 5 senses > adjective 2
Meaninglacking stiffness and giving way to pressure.
Example"a deep yielding layer of foam rubber"
BroadersoftYielding readily to pressure or weight
Spanishmaleable
English > yielding: 5 senses > adjective 3
Meaningtending to give ... / give in or surrender or agree / agree.
Example"too yielding to make a stand against any encroachments"- V.I.Parrington
Broadercompromising, conciliatory, flexiblemaking or willing to make concessions
Spanishblando, complaciente, lucrativo
English > yielding: 5 senses > noun 1, communication
MeaningA verbal / verbal act of admitting defeat.
Synonymsgiving up, surrender
Broaderrelinquishment, relinquishingA verbal / verbal act of renouncing / renouncing a claim or right or position etc.
Spanishclaudicación, rendición
Catalanclaudicació, rendició
Verbsyieldconsent reluctantly
English > yielding: 5 senses > noun 2, communication
MeaningThe act of conceding or yielding.
Synonymsconcession, conceding
Narrowerbye, passYou advance to the next round in a tournament without playing an opponent
Broaderassent, acquiescenceagreement with a statement or proposal to do something
Spanishclaudicación
Catalanconcessió
Verbsyieldbe willing to concede

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