Give in

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Verb

to give in (third-person singular simple present gives in, present participle giving in, simple past gave in, past participle given in)

  1. to collapse or fall
    The roof gave in under the weight of the snow.
  2. (idiomatic) to relent, yield, surrender or admit defeat
    I finally gave in and let him stay up to watch TV.
    Stop hitting me! I give in!
    OK, I don't know the answer. I give in.
  3. (of a pugilist) to droop the head

Thesaurus

back down, bow to, break off combat, cave in, cease resistance, circulate, come across with, deliver, deliver over, distribute, fork over, forward, give ground, give out, give over, give up, give way, hand, hand in, hand it to, hand out, hand over, lose face, pass, pass out, pass over, quit the field, reach, render, resign, surrender, transfer, turn over, yield, yield the palm

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