Pronunciation of Yield
/j_ˈiː_l_d/, /jˈiːld/, /jˈiːld/
Antonyms for yield:
object, debt, assert, loss, differ, oppose, defend, disapprove, win, dispute, charge, build, subtraction, agree, reject, payment, veto, withstand, increase, forbid, disbursement, keep, repudiate, counter, hold, lose, contradict, refuse, fight, prevent, stay, deny, outgo, withhold, hide, retain, cost, rise, disagree, bills, straighten, outlay, protest, disallow, dissent, decline, take, deduction, expenses.
Usage examples for yield:
- I will get down on my knees at any time; I'll yield anything and stand everything." - "His Sombre Rivals", E. P. Roe.
- When she desired it of me I knew that I was wrong to yield. - "Phineas Redux", Anthony Trollope.
- But Adelaide, though she would not yield to her sister, had been frightened. - "Phineas Redux", Anthony Trollope.