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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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say uncle, throw in the towel (also throw in the sponge)

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