Yielding

  • 1 Yielding — Yield ing, a. Inclined to give way, or comply; flexible; compliant; accommodating; as, a yielding temper. [1913 Webster] {Yielding and paying} (Law), the initial words of that clause in leases in which the rent to be paid by the lessee is… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 yielding — [adj1] accommodating acquiescent, biddable, compliant, docile, easy, flexible, humble, nonresistant, obedient, passive, pliable, pliant, putty in one’s hands, resigned, submissive, tractable; concepts 401,404 Ant. obstinate, resistant, unflexible …

    New thesaurus

  • 3 Yielding — (also called truckling) is a form of social etiquette, where one surrenders to the desires of another; or one person allows access to another person or persons.In political elections, a losing candidate may yield to the other candidate. This… …

    Wikipedia

  • 4 yielding — I adjective accommodating, acquiescent, alterable, amenable, complaisant, compliant, docile, easy, easygoing, elastic, facile, facilis, flexible, impressible, impressionable, malleable, manageable, obedient, obliging, obsequens, obsequious,… …

    Law dictionary

  • 5 yielding — [yēl′diŋ] adj. 1. producing a good yield; productive 2. bending easily; flexible 3. submissive; obedient …

    English World dictionary

  • 6 Yielding — This is a locational surname of Old English pre 7th century origins. Recorded in a wide variety of spellings including Yelden, Yeldon, Yaldon, Yelding, Yielding etc. it derives from the village of Yelden in Bedfordshire. This village is variously …

    Surnames reference

  • 7 yielding — [[t]jɪ͟əldɪŋ[/t]] ADJ GRADED A yielding surface or object is quite soft and will move or bend rather than staying stiff if you put pressure on it. ...the yielding ground. ...the soft yielding cushions …

    English dictionary

  • 8 yielding — adjective 1 a surface that is yielding is soft and will move or bend when you press it 2 willing to agree with other people s wishes and letting them decide instead of you: She is too yielding when clients make demands on her time. 3 high/low… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 9 yielding — adjective Date: 1533 1. productive < a high yielding wheat > 2. lacking rigidity or stiffness ; flexible 3. disposed to submit or comply < a docile and yielding temperament > …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 10 yielding — yieldingly, adv. yieldingness, n. /yeel ding/, adj. 1. inclined to give in; submissive; compliant: a timid, yielding man. 2. tending to give way, esp. under pressure; flexible; supple; pliable: a yielding mattress. 3. (of a crop, soil, etc.)… …

    Universalium

  • 11 yielding — yield|ing [ˈji:ldıŋ] adj 1.) a surface that is yielding is soft and will move or bend when you press it ▪ the yielding softness of the bed 2.) willing to agree with other people s wishes = ↑accommodating …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 12 yielding — un·yielding; yielding; …

    English syllables

  • 13 yielding — takumas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Kūno gebėjimas negrįžtamai deformuotis veikiant mechaninei apkrovai. atitikmenys: angl. flow; flowability; fluidity; yield; yielding; yielding flow rus. текучесть …

    Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • 14 Yielding — Yield Yield, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Yielded}; obs. p. p. {Yold}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Yielding}.] [OE. yelden, [yogh]elden, [yogh]ilden, AS. gieldan, gildan, to pay, give, restore, make an offering; akin to OFries. jelda, OS. geldan, D. gelden to cost …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 15 yielding — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. soft, pliant, tractable, docile; submissive, compliant, acquiescent; supple, plastic, flexible; productive, fertile. See softness, facility. II (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [Producing] Syn. bounteous,… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 16 yielding — takumas statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Kūno gebėjimas negrįžtamai deformuotis veikiant mechaninei apkrovai. atitikmenys: angl. flowability; fluidity; yielding vok. Fließbarkeit, f; Fließfähigkeit, f; Fließvermögen, n; …

    Penkiakalbis aiškinamasis metrologijos terminų žodynas

  • 17 yielding — takumas statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Medžiagos savybė plastiškai deformuotis dėl išorinės apkrovos poveikio. atitikmenys: angl. flowability; fluidity; yielding vok. Fließbarkeit, f; Fließfähigkeit, f; Fließvermögen …

    Penkiakalbis aiškinamasis metrologijos terminų žodynas

  • 18 yielding — derlingumas statusas T sritis ekologija ir aplinkotyra apibrėžtis Žemės, dirvožemio gebėjimas duoti derlių. atitikmenys: angl. yielding vok. Ertragsfähigkeit, f rus. урожайность, n …

    Ekologijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • 19 yielding — derėjimas statusas T sritis augalininkystė apibrėžtis Augalų vaisių, derliaus susidarymas. atitikmenys: angl. yielding rus. плодоношение …

    Žemės ūkio augalų selekcijos ir sėklininkystės terminų žodynas

  • 20 yielding — 1. adjective docile, or inclined to give way to pressure 2. noun a concession …

    Wiktionary


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