1. [syn: yield, give in, succumb, knuckle under, buckle under]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
knuckle under \knuc`kle un"der\, v. i.
To yield; to submit; -- usually used with to.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
v 1: consent reluctantly [syn: yield, give in, succumb,
knuckle under, buckle under]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
27 Moby Thesaurus words for "knuckle under":
accede, accept, acquiesce, assent, be agreeable, bow, capitulate,
cave, comply, consent, defer, face the music, go along with,
knock under, knuckle, knuckle down, live with it, not resist, obey,
relent, resign, submit, succumb, swallow it, swallow the pill,
take, take it