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yielding

adjective uk   us   /ˈjiːl.dɪŋ/ formal

yielding adjective (SOFT)

Soft substances or qualities that are yielding can bend: a yielding mire of wet leaves yielding flesh/softness

yielding adjective (PERSON)

A yielding person can change the way they normally behave or deal with situations when it is helpful or necessary.
Translations of “yielding”
in Chinese (Traditional) 柔性的, 易彎曲的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 柔性的, 易弯曲的…
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