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To collapse or fall.
(idiomatic) To relent, yield, surrender or admit defeat.
(of a pugilist) To droop the head.
She refused to give in to the nagging question of brain damage.
But Natasha would not give in.
Sooner or later, most people give in to a child's voice deep inside.
The question of granting dispensations from such a vow gave rise to much canonical legislation, in which the papacy had finally to give in to the bishops.
What we must not do in the face of a mortal threat is to give in to wishful thinking or willful blindness.
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