English dictionary definition of:

yield


Noun

  • production of a certain amount
  • an amount of a product
  • the income or profit arising from such transactions as the sale of land or other property
  • the quantity of something (as a commodity) that is created (usually within a given period of time)

Verb

  • end resistance, as under pressure or force
  • consent reluctantly
  • be willing to concede
  • cease opposition; stop fighting
  • be flexible under stress of physical force
  • give or supply
  • cause to happen or be responsible for
  • move in order to make room for someone for something
  • bring in
  • give over; surrender or relinquish to the physical control of another
  • be the cause or source of
  • be fatally overwhelmed
  • give in, as to influence or pressure

Thesaurus

afford bear cede concede fruit generate give grant issue output pay payoff proceeds production relent render return soften succumb take takings

Scrabble score for yield


Scrabble score = 9

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