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English definition of “cave in”

cave in

(AGREE) informal phrasal verb with cave     /keɪv/ verb
to agree to something that you were against before, after someone has persuaded you or threatened you: At first, they refused to sign the agreement , but they caved in when they heard another firm was being approached .Changing your mindAccepting and agreeing reluctantlyAccepting and agreeingApproving and approval
(Definition of cave in (AGREE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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