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Inclined to give way to pressure, argument, or influence; docile.

yield′ing·ly adv.
yield′ing·ness n.
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Adv.1.yieldingly - in an obedient manner; "obediently she slipped off her right shoe and stocking"
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I remember closing my eyes an instant, yieldingly, consciously, as before the excess of something beautiful that shone out of the blue of her own.
8c to d, the tearing fracture surfaces of 100/10/5 and 100/10/10 PLA/ATBC/GPOE blown films are rough and long stretches of ligaments, which suggested that the tear specimen broke yieldingly.
But while Samson's initial rhythmic squareness and ostinati melt yieldingly as Act I evolves, Nixon hangs on to its chugging motors for over an hour.