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 155 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
All's Well That Ends WellAW III.i.10The reasons of our state I cannot yield,The reasons of our state I cannot yeelde,
Antony and CleopatraAC II.v.28If thou so yield him, there is gold and hereif thou so yeild him. / There is Gold, and heere
Antony and CleopatraAC III.vi.37.2He'll never yield to that.Hee'l neuer yeeld to that.
Antony and CleopatraAC III.xiii.16.1Will yield us up.will yeeld vs vp.
Antony and CleopatraAC IV.ii.33.1And the gods yield you for't!And the Gods yeeld you for't.
Antony and CleopatraAC V.i.1Go to him, Dolabella, bid him yield.Go to him Dollabella, bid him yeeld,
Antony and CleopatraAC V.i.12.1I yield thee up my life.I yeild thee vp my life.
As You Like ItAYL II.iii.64That cannot so much as a blossom yieldThat cannot so much as a blossome yeelde,
As You Like ItAYL II.vi.6this uncouth forest yield anything savage, I will eitherthis vncouth Forrest yeeld any thing sauage, / I wil either
The Comedy of ErrorsCE III.ii.40Transform me, then, and to your power I'll yield.Transforme me then, and to your powre Ile yeeld.
The Comedy of ErrorsCE IV.iv.53To yield possession to my holy prayers,To yeeld possession to my holie praiers,
CoriolanusCor I.i.16us. If they would yield us but the superfluity while itvs. If they would yeelde vs but the superfluitie while it
CoriolanusCor II.ii.52.1To yield what passes here.To yeeld what passes here.
CoriolanusCor II.iii.175.1To yield your voices?To yeeld your Voyces?
CoriolanusCor III.i.34Must these have voices, that can yield them nowMust these haue Voyces, that can yeeld them now,
CoriolanusCor III.i.214.1Yield, Martius, yield.Yeeld Martius, yeeld.
CoriolanusCor IV.vii.28All places yield to him ere he sits down,All places yeelds to him ere he sits downe,
CoriolanusCor V.i.70Bound with an oath to yield to his conditions.Bound with an Oath to yeeld to his conditions:
CymbelineCym I.vii.123Which your own coffers yield! with diseased ventures,Which your owne Coffers yeeld: with diseas'd ventures
CymbelineCym II.i.52Should yield the world this ass! A woman thatShould yeild the world this Asse: A woman, that
CymbelineCym II.iii.68Diana's rangers false themselves, yield upDiana's Rangers false themselues, yeeld vp
CymbelineCym II.iii.93But that you shall not say I yield being silent,But that you shall not say, I yeeld being silent,
CymbelineCym IV.ii.75A law-breaker, a villain: yield thee, thief.A Law-breaker, a Villaine: yeeld thee Theefe.
CymbelineCym IV.ii.80.1Why I should yield to thee.Why I should yeeld to thee?
CymbelineCym IV.ii.100Yield, rustic mountaineer.Yeeld Rusticke Mountaineer.
CymbelineCym IV.iii.39To yield me often tidings. Neither know ITo yeeld me often tydings. Neither know I
CymbelineCym V.iii.77But yield me to the veriest hind that shallBut yeeld me to the veriest Hinde, that shall
HamletHam IV.iv.21Nor will it yield to Norway or the Pole
HamletHam IV.v.11Which, as her winks and nods and gestures yield them,Which as her winkes, and nods, and gestures yeeld them,
Henry IV Part 11H4 V.i.110What he will do. But if he will not yield,What he will do. But if he will not yeeld,
Henry IV Part 11H4 V.iii.10Unless thou yield thee as my prisoner.Vnlesse thou yeeld thee as a Prisoner.
Henry IV Part 22H4 I.iii.106Cryest now ‘ O earth, yield us that king again,Cri'st now, O Earth, yeeld vs that King againe,
Henry IV Part 22H4 IV.iii.12ye yield, sir, or shall I sweat for you? If I do sweat,yee yeelde sir, or shall I sweate for you? if I doe sweate,
Henry IV Part 22H4 IV.iii.17thought yield me.thought yeeld me.
Henry IV Part 22H4 IV.iii.44I know not. Here he is, and here I yield him.I know not: heere hee is, and heere I yeeld him:
Henry VH5 II.i.83By my troth, he'll yield the crow a pudding oneBy my troth he'l yeeld the Crow a pudding one
Henry VH5 III.iii.42What say you? Will you yield, and this avoid?What say you? Will you yeeld, and this auoyd?
Henry VH5 III.iii.48We yield our town and lives to thy soft mercy.We yeeld our Towne and Liues to thy soft Mercy:
Henry VH5 IV.ii.35That England shall couch down in fear and yield.That England shall couch downe in feare, and yeeld.
Henry VH5 IV.iii.125Shall yield them little, tell the Constable.Shall yeeld them little, tell the Constable.
Henry VH5 IV.iv.1Yield, cur!Yeeld Curre.
Henry VH5 V.ii.295Yet they do wink and yield, as love is blindYet they doe winke and yeeld, as Loue is blind
Henry VI Part 11H6 I.i.1Hung be the heavens with black, yield day to night!HVng be ye heauens with black, yield day to night;
Henry VI Part 11H6 I.i.67These news would cause him once more yield the ghost.These news would cause him once more yeeld the Ghost.
Henry VI Part 11H6 I.ii.113I must not yield to any rites of love,I must not yeeld to any rights of Loue,
Henry VI Part 11H6 II.iv.42Shall yield the other in the right opinion.Shall yeeld the other in the right opinion.
Henry VI Part 11H6 III.i.113Yield, my Lord Protector, yield, Winchester,Yeeld my Lord Protector, yeeld Winchester,
Henry VI Part 11H6 III.i.119He shall submit, or I will never yield.He shall submit, or I will neuer yeeld.
Henry VI Part 11H6 III.i.135Well, Duke of Gloucester, I will yield to thee.Well, Duke of Gloster, I will yeeld to thee
Henry VI Part 11H6 III.iii.80And made me almost yield upon my knees.And made me almost yeeld vpon my knees.
Henry VI Part 11H6 IV.vii.24Speak to thy father ere thou yield thy breath!Speake to thy father, ere thou yeeld thy breath,
Henry VI Part 11H6 V.iii.99Henry is youthful and will quickly yield. – Henry is youthfull, and will quickly yeeld.
Henry VI Part 11H6 V.v.77Then yield, my lords, and here conclude with meThen yeeld my Lords,and heere conclude with mee,
Henry VI Part 22H6 I.i.256And force perforce I'll make him yield the crown,And force perforce Ile make him yeeld the Crowne,
Henry VI Part 22H6 I.iii.104Let York be Regent. I will yield to him.Let Yorke be Regent, I will yeeld to him.
Henry VI Part 22H6 II.i.179And, vanquished as I am, I yield to theeAnd vanquisht as I am, I yeeld to thee,
Henry VI Part 22H6 IV.ii.119If you go forward; therefore yield, or die.If you go forward: therefore yeeld, or dye.
Henry VI Part 22H6 IV.viii.11And yield to mercy, whilst 'tis offered you,And yeeld to mercy, whil'st 'tis offered you,
Henry VI Part 22H6 IV.ix.10He is fled, my lord, and all his powers do yield,He is fled my Lord, and all his powers do yeeld,
Henry VI Part 22H6 IV.ix.42I'll yield myself to prison willingly,Ile yeelde my selfe to prison willingly,
Henry VI Part 33H6 I.i.190They seek revenge and therefore will not yield.They seeke reuenge, and therefore will not yeeld.
Henry VI Part 33H6 I.iv.30Yield to our mercy, proud Plantagenet.Yeeld to our mercy, proud Plantagenet.
Henry VI Part 33H6 I.iv.64So true men yield, with robbers so o'ermatched.So True men yeeld with Robbers, so o're-matcht.
Henry VI Part 33H6 II.i.53But Hercules himself must yield to odds;But Hercules himselfe must yeeld to oddes:
Henry VI Part 33H6 II.ii.24Didst yield consent to disinherit him,Did'st yeeld consent to disinherit him:
Henry VI Part 33H6 II.ii.101What sayst thou, Henry? Wilt thou yield the crown?What say'st thou Henry, / Wilt thou yeeld the Crowne?
Henry VI Part 33H6 II.ii.128That ne'er shall dine unless thou yield the crown.That ne're shall dine, vnlesse thou yeeld the Crowne.
Henry VI Part 33H6 II.v.59May yet ere night yield both my life and themMay yet (ere night) yeeld both my Life and them
Henry VI Part 33H6 III.i.100And what he will, I humbly yield unto.And what he will, I humbly yeeld vnto.
Henry VI Part 33H6 III.ii.96And that is more than I will yield unto.And that is more then I will yeeld vnto:
Henry VI Part 33H6 III.iii.16.2Yield not thy neckYeeld not thy necke
Henry VI Part 33H6 III.iii.20It shall be eased, if France can yield relief.It shall be eas'd, if France can yeeld reliefe.
Henry VI Part 33H6 III.iii.150That your estate requires and mine can yield.That your Estate requires, and mine can yeeld.
Henry VI Part 33H6 IV.vi.36And therefore I yield thee my free consent.And therefore I yeeld thee my free consent.
Henry VI Part 33H6 IV.vi.46That he consents, if Warwick yield consent;That he consents, if Warwicke yeeld consent,
Henry VI Part 33H6 IV.vi.90For doubtless Burgundy will yield him help,For doubtlesse, Burgundie will yeeld him helpe,
Henry VI Part 33H6 IV.vii.37What! Fear not, man, but yield me up the keys;What, feare not man, but yeeld me vp the Keyes,
Henry VI Part 33H6 V.ii.9That I must yield my body to the earth,That I must yeeld my body to the Earth,
Henry VI Part 33H6 V.vi.8So first the harmless sheep doth yield his fleece,So first the harmlesse Sheepe doth yeeld his Fleece,
Julius CaesarJC II.ii.106I am ashamed I did yield to them.I am ashamed I did yeeld to them.
Julius CaesarJC V.iv.12.1Yield, or thou diest.Yeeld, or thou dyest.
Julius CaesarJC V.iv.12.2Only I yield to die:Onely I yeeld to dye:
King Edward IIIE3 I.i.84Which if with grudging he refuse to yield,Which if with grudging he refuse to yeld,
King Edward IIIE3 II.ii.123That thou shalt yield to me.That thou shalt yeeld to me.
King Edward IIIE3 II.ii.170And see how I will yield me to thy hands.And see how I will yeeld me to thy hands:
King Edward IIIE3 IV.ii.64To yield the town and castle to your hands,To yeeld the towne and Castle to your hands,
King Edward IIIE3 IV.ii.77And prostrate yield themselves, upon their knees,And prostrate yeeld themselues vpon their knees,
King Edward IIIE3 IV.iv.13Vantaged with all that heaven and earth can yield,Vantagd with all that heauen and earth can yeeld,
King Edward IIIE3 IV.vii.41My soul should yield this castle of my flesh,My soule should yeeld this Castle of my flesh,
King Edward IIIE3 IV.vii.45To yield her city for one little breach,To yeeld her Citie for one little breach,
King Edward IIIE3 V.i.53Philippe, prevail: we yield to thy request.Phillip preuaile, we yeeld to thy request,
King Edward IIIE3 V.i.66That would not yield his prisoner to my Queen?That would not yeeld his prisoner to my Queen,
King JohnKJ II.i.156Arthur of Brittaine, yield thee to my hand,Arthur of Britaine, yeeld thee to my hand,
King JohnKJ IV.ii.157I shall yield up my crown, let him be hanged.I shall yeeld vp my Crowne, let him be hang'd.
King LearKL II.i.31Yield! Come before my father! Light, ho, here!Yeeld, come before my Father, light hoa, here,
King LearKL IV.i.12.1Life would not yield to age.Life would not yeelde to age.
King LearKL IV.iii.41.1Will yield to see his daughter.
Love's Labour's LostLLL II.i.160.1Or yield up Aquitaine.Or yeeld vp Aquitaine.
Love's Labour's LostLLL II.i.168All liberal reason I will yield unto.All liberall reason would I yeeld vnto:
Love's Labour's LostLLL V.ii.354I would not yield to be your house's guest,I would not yeeld to be your houses guest:
MacbethMac I.iii.133If good, why do I yield to that suggestionIf good? why doe I yeeld to that suggestion,
MacbethMac V.vi.51I bear a charmed life which must not yieldI beare a charmed Life, which must not yeeld
MacbethMac V.vi.62Then yield thee, coward;Then yeeld thee Coward,
MacbethMac V.vi.66.2I will not yieldI will not yeeld
Measure for MeasureMM II.iv.103That long I have been sick for, ere I'd yieldThat longing haue bin sicke for, ere I'ld yeeld
Measure for MeasureMM II.iv.181On twenty bloody blocks, he'd yield them up,On twentie bloodie blockes, hee'ld yeeld them vp,
Measure for MeasureMM III.i.101If I would yield him my virginity,If I would yeeld him my virginitie
Measure for MeasureMM IV.ii.6Come, sir, leave me your snatches, and yieldCome sir, leaue me your snatches, and yeeld
Measure for MeasureMM V.i.7Cannot but yield you forth to public thanks,Cannot but yeeld you forth to publique thankes
Measure for MeasureMM V.i.101And I did yield to him. But the next morn betimes,And I did yeeld to him: But the next morne betimes,
The Merchant of VeniceMV II.i.18And hedged me by his wit to yield myselfAnd hedg'd me by his wit to yeelde my selfe
The Merchant of VeniceMV III.iii.15To shake the head, relent, and sigh, and yieldTo shake the head, relent, and sigh, and yeeld
The Merchant of VeniceMV IV.i.57Must yield to such inevitable shameMust yeeld to such ineuitable shame,
The Merchant of VeniceMV IV.i.422You press me far, and therefore I will yield.You presse mee farre, and therefore I will yeeld,
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW IV.iv.31And makes milch-kine yield blood, and shakes a chainAnd make milch-kine yeeld blood, and shakes a chaine
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND I.i.69Whether, if you yield not to your father's choice,Whether (if you yeeld not to your fathers choice)
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND I.i.91Relent, sweet Hermia; and, Lysander, yieldRelent sweet Hermia, and Lysander, yeelde
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND III.ii.165In Hermia's love I yield you up my part.In Hermias loue I yeeld you vp my part;
Much Ado About NothingMA V.iii.19Graves yawn and yield your dead,Graues yawne and yeelde your dead,
Much Ado About NothingMA V.iv.95yield upon great persuasion; and partly to save youryeeld vpon great perswasion, & partly to saue your
OthelloOth III.iii.445Yield up, O love, thy crown and hearted throneYeeld vp (O Loue) thy Crowne, and hearted Throne
PericlesPer II.i.3Is but a substance that must yield to you,Is but a substaunce that must yeeld to you:
PericlesPer II.iv.54To wisdom he's a fool that will not yield,To wisedome, hee's a foole, that will not yeeld:
PericlesPer III.i.53briefly yield 'er, for she must overboard straight.briefly yeeld'er,
PericlesPer IV.i.4To yield thee so much profit. Let not conscience,to yeelde thee so much profite: let not conscience
PericlesPer IV.i.81Wherein my death might yield her any profit,wherein my death might yeeld her anie profit,
PericlesPer IV.vi.186Yield many scholars.yeelde manie schollers.
Richard IIR2 I.iv.40Ere further leisure yield them further meansEre further leysure, yeeld them further meanes
Richard IIR2 III.ii.18Yield stinging nettles to mine enemies;Yeeld stinging Nettles to mine Enemies;
Richard IIR2 III.ii.29The means that heavens yield must be embraced
Richard IIR2 III.iii.20Welcome, Harry. What, will not this castle yield?Welcome Harry: what, will not this Castle yeeld?
Richard IIIR3 I.iii.168Than death can yield me here by my abode.Then death can yeeld me here, by my abode.
Richard IIIR3 I.iv.37To yield the ghost; but still the envious floodTo yeeld the Ghost: but still the enuious Flood
Richard IIIR3 III.i.192Lord Hastings will not yield to our complots?Lord Hastings will not yeeld to our Complots?
Richard IIIR3 III.vii.206I cannot nor I will not yield to you.I cannot, nor I will not yeeld to you.
Richard IIIR3 IV.iv.32As thou canst yield a melancholy seat!As thou canst yeeld a melancholly seate:
Richard IIIR3 IV.iv.401Day, yield me not thy light, nor, night, thy rest!Day, yeeld me not thy light; nor Night, thy rest.
Richard IIIR3 V.iii.173Fainting, despair; despairing, yield thy breath!Fainting dispaire; dispairing yeeld thy breath.
The TempestTem II.i.235.1Which throes thee much to yield.Which throwes thee much to yeeld.
The TempestTem III.ii.60Yea, yea, my lord, I'll yield him thee asleep,Yea, yea my Lord, Ile yeeld him thee asleepe,
Timon of AthensTim I.ii.193Nor will he know his purse, or yield me this,Nor will he know his Purse, or yeeld me this,
Timon of AthensTim III.vi.52can yield it.can yeild it
Timon of AthensTim IV.iii.23Destruction fang mankind. Earth, yield me roots.Destruction phang mankinde; Earth yeeld me Rootes,
Timon of AthensTim IV.iii.186Yield him, who all thy human sons doth hate,Yeeld him, who all the humane Sonnes do hate,
Titus AndronicusTit I.i.194Tomorrow yield up rule, resign my life,To morrow yeeld vp rule, resigne my life,
Titus AndronicusTit I.i.452Yield at entreats, and then let me alone:Yeeld at intreats, and then let me alone:
Titus AndronicusTit V.ii.140Yield to his humour, smooth and speak him fair,Yeeld to his Humour, smooth and speake him faire,
Troilus and CressidaTC II.iii.244Bull-bearing Milo his addition yieldBull-bearing Milo: his addition yeelde
Troilus and CressidaTC V.iii.76.1O Priam, yield not to him!O Priam, yeelde not to him.
Twelfth NightTN III.i.22Troth, sir, I can yield you none without words, andTroth sir, I can yeeld you none without wordes, and
Twelfth NightTN III.ii.3You must needs yield your reason, Sir Andrew.You must needes yeelde your reason, Sir Andrew?
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG I.ii.107And kill the bees that yield it with your stings.And kill the Bees that yeelde it, with your stings;
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG V.iv.59.2I'll force thee yield to my desire.Ile force thee yeeld to my desire.
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK I.iii.8Must yield their tribute there. (To Emilia) My precious maid,Must yeild their tribute there: My precious Maide,
The Winter's TaleWT IV.iv.407.2I yield all this;I yeeld all this;

Poems

 13 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
A Lover's ComplaintLC.221 But yield them up where I myself must render: But yeeld them vp where I my selfe must render:
The Passionate PilgrimPP.18.33 Her feeble force will yield at length, Her feeble force will yeeld at length,
The Passionate PilgrimPP.19.4 And all the craggy mountains yield. And all the craggy mountaines yeeld.
The Rape of LucreceLuc.75 The coward captive vanquished doth yield The coward captiue vanquished, doth yeeld
The Rape of LucreceLuc.526 ‘ But if thou yield, I rest thy secret friend; But if thou yeeld, I rest thy secret friend,
The Rape of LucreceLuc.668 Yield to my love; if not, enforced hate Yeeld to my loue, if not inforced hate,
The Rape of LucreceLuc.1210 Yield to my hand, my hand shall conquer thee: Yeeld to my hand, my hand shall conquer thee,
The Rape of LucreceLuc.1433 And to their hope they such odd action yield And to their hope they such odde action yeeld,
SonnetsSonn.81.7 The earth can yield me but a common grave, The earth can yeeld me but a common graue,
SonnetsSonn.122.7 Till each to rased oblivion yield his part Til each to raz'd obliuion yeeld his part
Venus and AdonisVen.d10 and never after ear so barren a land, for fear it yield and neuer after eare so barren a land, for feare it yeeld
Venus and AdonisVen.452 Which to his speech did honey passage yield; Which to his speech did honie passage yeeld,
Venus and AdonisVen.893 Like soldiers, when their captain once doth yield, Like soldiers when their captain once doth yeeld,

Glossary

 40 result(s).
bearbring forth, produce, yield
bloodbleed, yield blood
bowretreat, yield, turn away
comesubmit, reconcile, yield
coming-inincome, revenue, yield
deliversurrender, yield, give up totally
givegive in, yield, succumb
giveyield to, succumb to, submit to
giveretire, yield, back off
givegive up, yield, relinquish
grantsubmit, yield, assent
ild[form of ‘yield’] reward, repay, requite
impartprovide, yield, make available
increaseproduce, growth, yield, crop
issueyield, product, result
recoilyield, defer, give in to
relentyield, give way, give up
rendergive up, surrender, yield
rendergive up, surrender, yield
retiredraw back, pull back, yield
revenueincome, yield, profit
seedmature, yield fruit
shrinkyield, withdraw, give way
standresist, hold out, refuse to yield
subscribesubmit, yield, give in
sway[of an instrument] guide, make yield, manipulate
vaillet fall, yield, surrender
yieldcommunicate, deliver, represent
yieldreward, repay, requite
yieldgive up the spirit, die
yieldgive up, surrender, relinquish
yieldconcede, acknowledge, grant
yieldagree [to], consent [to], comply [with]
yieldgive, grant, return
yieldgive back to, return to
yieldbring forth, produce
yieldhand over, give up, deliver
yieldreward, repay, thank
yieldexpress an opinion about, comment on
yieldrender, make, cause to be

Thesaurus

 28 result(s).
blood, yieldblood
fruit, yieldseed
refuse to yieldstand
yieldcoming-in
yieldincrease
yieldcome
yieldbow
yielddeliver
yieldissue
yieldshrink
yieldbear
yieldrecoil
yieldrevenue
yieldretire
yieldimpart
yieldgive
yieldsubscribe
yieldvail
yieldgive
yieldrelent
yieldrender
yieldrender
yieldgive
yieldgrant
yieldgive
yield fruitseed
yield, makesway
yield, refuse tostand

Themes and Topics

 4 result(s).
Elision
Exclamations...bold man thy soul is all too proud / to yield her city encouragement support ...
Plurals... these news would cause him once more yield the ghost [plural] this news [singula...
Abbreviations...face] bear (v ) 8 bring forth produce yield ac iv vi 7 [caesar to all] the three-noo...

Words Families

 10 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
DILDBASICsee YIELD
UNYIELDINGBASICsee YIELD
YIELDBASICdild v, yield v, yielded adj, yielding adj, yielding n
YIELDPEOPLEyielder n
YIELDSTATEeasy-yielding adj
YIELDNOTunyielding adj
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