Definition Of yielding
(of a substance or object) giving way under pressure; not hard or rigid.
she dropped on to the yielding cushions
give way to arguments, demands, or pressure.
the Western powers now yielded when they should have resisted
giving a product or generating a financial return of a specified amount.
produce or provide (a natural, agricultural, or industrial product).
the land yields grapes and tobacco
Example Of yielding
Darien leapt off the swing and landed on the yielding sand.
He yieldingly tossed his entire wallet across the table.
He walked out on yielding sand and looked up the rock-face.
I love mine with a crisp crust yet yieldingly chewy on the inside.
Instead of unpredictable bounces on baking hard surfaces, Monty realised the yielding landing areas would suit his dartboard game.