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knuckled under

verb , past tense of knuckle under

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1 to cease resistance (as to another's arguments, demands, or control)
  • encouraged her to stand firm and not knuckle under to political pressure
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2 to yield to the control or power of enemy forces
  • the remote outpost was overrun and forced to knuckle under
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