Examples and usage of YIELD
To better understand the meaning of YIELD, certain examples of its usage are presented.Examples from famous English prose on the use of the word YIELD
"He would yield very soon, because he needed to know that his theory was right"- The word/phrase 'yield' was used by 'J. K. Rowling' in 'Harry potter and the deathly hallows'.
"I must not yield up a pin's point of the ground i had gained"- 'Rabindranath Tagore' has used the yield in the novel The home and the world.
"Misfortune has broken my once haughty spirit; i yield, i submit; 'tis my fate"- To understand the meaning of yield, please see the following usage by Mark Twain in The adventures of huckleberry finn.
YIELD usage in Proverbs/Idioms
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Usage of "YIELD": Examples from famous English Poetry
"To fate we must yield, and the thing is the same;"
- This term yield was used by Matthew Prior in the Poem For my own monument.
"And cursed with hearts unknowing how to yield."
- This term yield was used by Alexander Pope in the Poem Elegy to the memory of an unfortunate lady.
"Oft did the harvest to their sickle yield"
- This term yield was used by Thomas Gray in the Poem Elegy written in a country churchyard.