Definitions of yield

  1. To give up the contest; to submit; to comply with; to give place.
  2. To furnish in return for labor.
  3. To admit; assent; grant.
  4. To give in return for labor expended; to produce, as payment or interest on what is expended or invested; to pay; as, money at interest yields six or seven per cent.
  5. To furnish; to afford; to render; to give forth.
  6. To give up, as something that is claimed or demanded; to make over to one who has a claim or right; to resign; to surrender; to relinquish; as a city, an opinion, etc.
  7. To admit to be true; to concede; to allow.
  8. To permit; to grant; as, to yield passage.
  9. To give a reward to; to bless.
  10. To produce; as, the land yields wheat; concede; as, I yield the point; surrender.
  11. To resign: to grant: to give out: to produce: to allow.
  12. To give up; resign; grant; produce.
  13. To give up the contest; to submit; to surrender; to succumb.
  14. To give way; to cease opposition; to be no longer a hindrance or an obstacle; as, men readily yield to the current of opinion, or to customs; the door yielded.
  15. To give place, as inferior in rank or excellence; as, they will yield to us in nothing.
  16. To assent; comply; give way; submit; cease opposition; as, he yielded without further opposition; give a return, or produce; to give up a thing claimed; to surrender.
  17. To submit: to comply with: to give place.
  18. To submit; give way.
  19. be the cause or source of; " He gave me a lot of trouble"; " Our meeting afforded much interesting information"
  20. move in order to make room for someone for something; " The park gave way to a supermarket"; "` Move over, ' he told the crowd"
  21. end resistance, esp. under pressure or force; " The door yielded to repeated blows with a battering ram."
  22. be fatally overwhelmed
  23. cease opposition; stop fighting
  24. be flexible under stress of physical force; " This material doesn't give"
  25. To produce, as land, stock, or funds; to give in return for labour, or as profit; to produce, in general; to afford; to exhibit; to allow; to concede; to admit to he true; to give, as claimed of right; to permit; to grant; to emit; to give up; to resign; to surrender.
  26. To give or render back, as claimed by right; to produce; to give in return; to exhibit; to concede; to admit to be true; to submit; to give way; to surrender.
  27. an amount of a product
  28. production of a certain amount
  29. the quantity of something ( as a commodity) that is created ( usually within a given period of time); " production was up in the second quarter"
  30. bring in; " interest- bearing accounts"; " How much does this savings certificate pay annually?"
  31. Amount yielded; product; - applied especially to products resulting from growth or cultivation.
  32. Amount returned for labor; product; return.
  33. Yielder.
  34. Amount yielded: product.
  35. The amount yielded; product; result.
  36. The amount produced; the return for labour, or as profit.