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phrasal verb [transitive]
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theyyield up
he/she/ityields up
present participleyielding up
past tenseyielded up
past participleyielded up
  1. to finally allow people to see something that has been hidden

    This latest dig has yielded up over a hundred pieces of fine Roman silverware.

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a rise in the level of a stream or river

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