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gave in

verb
past tense of give in

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1 to give up and cease resistance (as to a liking, temptation, or habit)
  • give in and have some chocolate

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2 to cease resistance (as to another's arguments, demands, or control)
  • after withstanding hours of begging, their father finally gave in and let them go to the amusement park

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“Gave in.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/gave%20in. Accessed 22 May. 2022.

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