Third-person singular simple present indicative form of give way.
Gives-way Sentence Examples
In both cases the older nobility gives way to a newer; and in both cases the newer nobility was a nobility of office.
During the Third Middle Minoan period, the lower limits of which approach 1600 B.C., this pictographic script finally gives way to a still more developed linear system - which is itself divided into an earlier and a later class.
Waqidi had much more copious materials than Ibn Ishaq, but gives way much more to a popular and sometimes romancing style of treatment.
one that gives way gradually and fills up the excavation made by removing the coal without scaling off suddenly and falling into the working faces, when practically the whole of the coal maybe removed.
If it were not so, Lucretius tells us, there could be no motion, for the atom which gives way first must have some empty place to move into.