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YIELD





Definition:

  1. [noun] production of a certain amount
    Synonyms: output

  2. [noun] an amount of a product
    Synonyms: fruit

  3. [noun] the income arising from land or other property; "the average return was about 5%"
    Synonyms: return, issue, proceeds, take, takings, payoff

  4. [noun] the quantity of something (as a commodity) that is created (usually within a given period of time); "production was up in the second quarter"
    Synonyms: output, production

  5. [verb] be the cause or source of; "He gave me a lot of trouble"; "Our meeting afforded much interesting information"
    Synonyms: give, afford

  6. [verb] end resistance, especially under pressure or force; "The door yielded to repeated blows with a battering ram"
    Synonyms: give way

  7. [verb] give or supply; "The cow brings in 5 liters of milk"; "This year's crop yielded 1,000 bushels of corn"; "The estate renders some revenue for the family"
    Synonyms: render, return, give, generate

  8. [verb] give over; surrender or relinquish to the physical control of another
    Synonyms: concede, cede, grant

  9. [verb] give in, as to influence or pressure
    Synonyms: relent, soften

  10. [verb] move in order to make room for someone for something; "The park gave way to a supermarket"; "`Move over,' he told the crowd"
    Synonyms: move over, give way, give, ease up

  11. [verb] bring about; "His two singles gave the team the victory"
    Synonyms: give, bring about

  12. [verb] be willing to concede; "I grant you this much"
    Synonyms: concede, grant

  13. [verb] be fatally overwhelmed
    Synonyms: succumb

  14. [verb] bring in; "interest-bearing accounts"; "How much does this savings certificate pay annually?"
    Synonyms: pay, bear

  15. [verb] be flexible under stress of physical force; "This material doesn't give"
    Synonyms: give

  16. [verb] cease opposition; stop fighting

  17. [verb] consent reluctantly
    Synonyms: give in, succumb, knuckle under, buckle under

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