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gives way

phrase , present tense third-person singular of give way

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1 to fall down or in as a result of physical pressure
  • That old chair is going to give way soon.
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2 to move back or away (as from something difficult, dangerous, or disagreeable)
  • They were urged to give way but chose to stand their ground.
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