verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
Origin of yield
SYNONYMS FOR yield
Examples from the Web for yield
This is a largely untapped opportunity that will yield positive returns both in human and financial terms.
But the technology, while powerful, is cumbersome and takes anywhere from 12 hours to four days to yield a result.This New Ebola Test Is As Easy As a Pregnancy Test, So Why Aren’t We Using It?|Abby Haglage|October 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Maybe, just maybe, this approach will yield common ground that can be the foundation to build a bridge to peace.How Jon Stewart Made It Okay to Care About Palestinian Suffering|Dean Obeidallah|July 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He said that only deep and real sympathy for both sides in this conflict would ever yield anything of value.
Reprimanding him might yield horrible press for the Army, making our longest war even less popular than it is today.We Lost Soldiers in the Hunt for Bergdahl, a Guy Who Walked Off in the Dead of Night|Nathan Bradley Bethea|June 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And I'm well pleased on my own account, for my father and mother are beginning to yield.The Three Cities Trilogy, Complete|Emile Zola
Then, if you are traveling with a companion, remember that it is better to yield a little than to quarrel a great deal.Across China on Foot|Edwin Dingle
He had made up his mind before his marriage to yield in trifles, and be firm in greater things.Wives and Daughters|Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell
She had forgotten even what she wanted from him, what she expected the coveted moment to yield her.Twos and Threes|G. B. Stern
After stubborn resistance the Confederates had been forced to yield.The Story of a Cannoneer Under Stonewall Jackson|Edward A. Moore