From Middle English ȝeldinge, ȝeldynge, ȝeldinde, ȝeldand, from Old English ġyldende, ġieldende, present participle of ġieldan (“to yield, pay”), equivalent to yield + -ing.
- present participle of yield
yielding (comparative more yielding, superlative most yielding)
- Docile, or inclined to give way to pressure.
From Middle English yelding, yeldinge, ȝeldynge, equivalent to yield + -ing.
yielding (plural yieldings)
- A concession.