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Pronunciation of Yielding: Learn how to pronounce Yielding in English correctly

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Oxford dictionary definition of the word yield:

1 [with object] produce or provide (a natural, agricultural, or industrial product):
the land yields grapes and tobacco
produce or generate (a result, gain, or financial return):
this method yields the same results
such investments yield direct cash returns
2 [no object] give way to arguments, demands, or pressure:
the Western powers now yielded when they should have resisted
he yielded to the demands of his partners
[with object] relinquish possession of:
they might yield up their secrets
they are forced to yield ground
[with object] concede (a point of dispute):
I yielded the point
chiefly North American give right of way to other traffic.
3 [no object] (of a mass or structure) give way under force or pressure:
he reeled into the house as the door yielded
an amount produced of an agricultural or industrial product:
the milk yield was poor
a financial return:
an annual dividend yield of 20 per cent



Old English g(i)eldan ‘pay, repay’, of Germanic origin. The senses ‘produce, bear’ and ‘surrender’ arose in Middle English

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