yield up - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive]
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.

See also main entry: yield