This page is about the phrasal verb give in
If somebody gives in, they stop trying to do something like win a game, a fight or an argument.
yield, surrender, capitulate (formal)
- give in Francine won't fight for what she wants. As soon as there's a problem to overcome, she just gives in and stops trying.
- give in Good athletes are very determined when they are competing, and they never give in.
Even though it looked like Rafael was going to lose the match, he wouldn't give in. He
Contributor: Matt Errey