What is another word for give way?

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Yield to someone or something
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“The company resisted as far as it could, but was forced to give way under the joint pressure of the workers and the government.”
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To collapse or burst inward violently
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To move backward or to back away
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(of a support or structure) Be unable to carry a load or withstand a force
“Often support beams would give way under the pressure of shifting rock.”
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To act in a submissive manner
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Back down
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Depart to another place in search of quiet or privacy
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To diminish in intensity or severity, especially gradually
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To stop operating
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To become open
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To move from one place to another
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Conform, give in
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Allow oneself to be overcome by or to succumb to (an emotion or impulse)
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