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English definition of “yield to sth”

yield to sth

(AGREE) phrasal verb with yield     /jiːld/ verb
to agree to do something that you do not want to do or should not do: It's very easy to yield to temptation and spend too much money . "We will not yield to pressure ," said the president .Accepting and agreeing reluctantlyAccepting and agreeingApproving and approval
(Definition of yield to sth (AGREE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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