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give in

verb

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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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The first known use of give in was in 1602

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“Give in.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/give%20in. Accessed 28 January 2020.

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