Synonyms of yield in English:
3 the younger child was forced to yield
surrender, capitulate, submit, relent, admit defeat, accept defeat, concede defeat, back down, climb down, quit, give in, give up the struggle, lay down one's arms, raise/show the white flag, knuckle under;
be overcome, be overwhelmed, be conquered, be beaten, fall victim
5 the floorboards yielded underfoot
bend, give, flex, be flexible, be pliant
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