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yield

Γελᾷ δ' ὁ μωρός, κἄν τι μὴ γέλοιον ᾖ -> The fool laughs even when there's nothing to laugh at
Menander

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substantive

produce: P. and V. καρπός, ὁ.

of money, etc.: P. ἐπικαρπία, ἡ.

verb transitive

produce (of the soil, etc.): P. and V. ἀναδιδόναι; (Eur., Fragment), ἀνιέναι.

bring in: P. προσφέρειν, φέρω, φέρειν, P. and V. διδόναι; (Eur., Hecuba 595).

yield a rich harvest: V. εὔκαρπον ἐκβάλλειν στάχυν (Eur., Bacchae 750).

give up: P. and V. παριέναι, ἐκδιδόναι, ἀφιέναι, παραδιδόναι.

concede: P. and V. συγχωρεῖν, P. ὁμολογεῖν, V. εἴκειν; see allow.

verb intransitive

give way: P. and V. εἴκειν, ὑπείκειν, συγχωρεῖν, ἐκχωρεῖν, Ar. and P. παραχωρεῖν, ὑποχωρεῖν, V. παρείκειν, P. ὑποκατακλίνεσθαι.

be conquered: P. and V. ἡσσᾶσθαι.

yield to: P. and V. ἐνδιδόναι; (dat.) (Eur., Troades 687), συγχωρεῖν (dat.), εἴκειν (dat.), ὑπείκειν (dat.), Ar. and P. ὑποχωρεῖν (dat.), παραχωρεῖν (dat.), V. ἐκχωρεῖν; (dat.), προσχωρεῖν (dat.), ἐξίστασθαι (dat.), P. ὑποκατακλίνεσθαι (dat.).

yield a little: P. ὑπενδιδόναι (absol.).

yield to feelings: P. and V. εἴκειν; (dat.), ἡσσᾶσθαι (gen.), P. ἐνδιδόναι (dat.).

give play to: P. and V. χρῆσθαι; (dat.).

indulge: P. and V. χαρίζεσθαι; (dat.).