yield (v.) Old form(s): yeeld, yeelde, yeelded
bring forth, produce
AYL II.iii.64[Orlando to Adam] thou prunest a rotten tree / That cannot so much as a blossom yield
Per V.iii.48.1[Pericles to Thaisa, of Marina's birth at sea] she was yielded there
Tem II.i.235.1[Sebastian to Antonio, of the matter being thought about] a birth ... / Which throes thee much to yield [or: communicate]
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