Definition of Yield

1. Noun. Production of a certain amount.

Exact synonyms: Output
Generic synonyms: Production
Specialized synonyms: Crop, Harvest
Derivative terms: Output



2. Verb. Be the cause or source of. "Our meeting afforded much interesting information"
Exact synonyms: Afford, Give
Specialized synonyms: Open, Open Up, Allow, Allow For, Leave, Provide
Related verbs: Give
Generic synonyms: Furnish, Provide, Render, Supply

3. Noun. The income or profit arising from such transactions as the sale of land or other property. "The average return was about 5%"
Exact synonyms: Issue, Payoff, Proceeds, Return, Take, Takings
Generic synonyms: Income
Specialized synonyms: Economic Rent, Rent, Payback
Derivative terms: Return, Take

4. Verb. End resistance, as under pressure or force. "The door yielded to repeated blows with a battering ram"
Exact synonyms: Give Way
Generic synonyms: Change

5. Noun. An amount of a product.
Exact synonyms: Fruit
Generic synonyms: Product, Production

6. Verb. Give or supply. "The estate renders some revenue for the family"
Exact synonyms: Generate, Give, Render, Return
Generic synonyms: Create, Make, Produce
Related verbs: Give, Establish, Give
Derivative terms: Generation, Return

7. Noun. The quantity of something (as a commodity) that is created (usually within a given period of time). "Production was up in the second quarter"
Exact synonyms: Output, Production
Generic synonyms: Indefinite Quantity
Specialized synonyms: Pick, Picking

8. Verb. Give over; surrender or relinquish to the physical control of another.
Exact synonyms: Cede, Concede, Grant
Generic synonyms: Give
Derivative terms: Cession, Conceding, Concession

9. Verb. Give in, as to influence or pressure. "Sam and Sue yield"
Exact synonyms: Relent, Soften
Specialized synonyms: Truckle
Antonyms: Stand

10. Verb. Move in order to make room for someone for something. "These cars won't yield "; "`Move over,' he told the crowd"
Exact synonyms: Ease Up, Give, Give Way, Move Over
Related verbs: Abandon, Give Up
Generic synonyms: Move

11. Verb. Cause to happen or be responsible for. "His two singles gave the team the victory"
Exact synonyms: Give
Generic synonyms: Create, Make
Related verbs: Generate, Give, Render, Return

12. Verb. Be willing to concede. "I grant you this much"
Exact synonyms: Concede, Grant
Generic synonyms: Agree, Concord, Concur, Hold
Specialized synonyms: Forgive
Derivative terms: Conceding, Concession, Concessive, Yielding

13. Verb. Be fatally overwhelmed.

14. Verb. Bring in. "How much does this savings certificate pay annually?"
Exact synonyms: Bear, Pay
Category relationships: Investment, Investment Funds
Generic synonyms: Bring In, Clear, Earn, Gain, Make, Pull In, Realise, Realize, Take In
Specialized synonyms: Clear, Net, Pay Off
Derivative terms: Pay

15. Verb. Be flexible under stress of physical force. "This material doesn't give"
Exact synonyms: Give
Generic synonyms: Stretch
Derivative terms: Give
Also: Give In

16. Verb. Cease opposition; stop fighting.
Specialized synonyms: Give Up, Surrender, Fall
Derivative terms: Yielder

17. Verb. Consent reluctantly.
Exact synonyms: Buckle Under, Give In, Knuckle Under, Succumb
Generic synonyms: Accept, Consent, Go For
Specialized synonyms: Accede, Bow, Defer, Give In, Submit
Derivative terms: Yielding

Definition of Yield

1. v. t. 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.

2. v. i. To give up the contest; to submit; to surrender; to succumb.

3. n. Amount yielded; product; -- applied especially to products resulting from growth or cultivation.

4. v. t. 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. v. i. To give up the contest; to submit; to surrender; to succumb.

6. n. Amount yielded; product; -- applied especially to products resulting from growth or cultivation.

Definition of Yield

1. Verb. (archaic obsolete) To pay, give in payment; repay, recompense; reward; requite. ¹

2. Verb. To give way; to allow another to pass first. ¹

3. Verb. To give as required; to surrender, relinquish or capitulate. ¹

4. Verb. (intransitive) To give way; to succumb to a force. ¹

5. Verb. To produce as return, as from an investment. ¹

6. Verb. (legal) The current return as a percentage of the price of a stock or bond. ¹

7. Verb. (mathematics) To produce as a result. ¹

8. Noun. (obsolete) Payment; tribute. ¹

9. Noun. A product; the quantity of something produced ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Yield

1. to give up [v -ED, -ING, -S]

Medical Definition of Yield

1. Standing crop expressed as a rate, i.e., grams dry weight per metre square per day. (09 Oct 1997)

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