yielding

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle English ȝeldinge, ȝeldynge, ȝeldinde, ȝeldand, from Old English ġyldende, ġieldende, present participle of ġieldan (to yield, pay), equivalent to yield +‎ -ing.

Verb[edit]

yielding

  1. present participle of yield

Adjective[edit]

yielding (comparative more yielding, superlative most yielding)

  1. Docile, or inclined to give way to pressure.

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Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle English yelding, yeldinge, ȝeldynge, equivalent to yield +‎ -ing.

Noun[edit]

yielding (plural yieldings)

  1. A concession.
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