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cry uncle to yield; give up.
Dutch uncle (informal) a person who bluntly and severely criticizes or lectures another.
great-uncle the brother of one's grandfather or grandmother; granduncle.
say uncle to yield; give up.
Uncle Sam a personification of the government or people of the United States as a tall thin man with a beard, wearing a top hat and red-and-white-striped trousers. [2 definitions]
Uncle Tom the title character in Uncle Tom's Cabin, a mid-nineteenth century novel by Harriet Beecher Stowe. Uncle Tom is a black slave whose religious beliefs move him to forgive his oppressors. [2 definitions]