yielding

Part of speech: adjective

Disposed to yield.

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Usage examples "yielding":

  1. She stood her ground with her back to the cliff- edge, not yielding an inch, contempt in every line. - "The Obstacle Race", Ethel M. Dell.
  2. Well, then, the true motive is that Buckingham strongly recommended the young man to me, saying: 'Sire, I begin by yielding up all claim to Miss Grafton; I pray you follow my example. - "Louise de la Valliere", Alexandre Dumas, Pere.
  3. In thus taking the longest way home he was yielding another point to his reluctance. - "The Fruit of the Tree", Edith Wharton.