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yielding meaning

EN[-iːldɪŋ]

    Definition of yielding in English Dictionary

  • NounPLyieldingsSUF-ing
    1. A concession.
    2. Verb
      1. present participle of yield.
      2. AdjectiveCOMmore yieldingSUPmost yielding
        1. Docile, or inclined to give way to pressure.
        2. More Examples
          1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
            • We absolutely do renounce or waive our own opinions, absolutely yielding to the direction of others.
            • The assessor can then be asked to successively divide an interval into equally likely segments yielding the octiles (X.125, X.875), hexadeciles (X.0625, X.9375), etc., etc.
        • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
          1. Adjectives
            • Nouns
              • Countable nouns
              • Verbs
                • Verb forms
                  • Participles
                    • Present participles
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              Meaning of yielding for the defined word.

              Grammatically, this word "yielding" is an adjective. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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