Definisi 'give up'
English to English
verb
1 lose (s.th.) or lose the right to (s.th.) by some error, offense, or crime
Example:
• you've forfeited your right to name your successor
• forfeited property
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2 give up with the intent of never claiming again
Example:
• Abandon your life to God
• She gave up her children to her ex-husband when she moved to Tahiti
• We gave the drowning victim up for dead
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3 give up in the face of defeat of lacking hope; admit defeat
Example:
• In the second round, the challenger gave up
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4 put an end to a state or an activity
Example:
• Quit teasing your little brother
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5 give up what is not strictly needed
Example:
• he asked if they could spare one of their horses to speed his journey
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6 part with a possession or right
Example:
• I am relinquishing my bedroom to the long-term house guest
• resign a claim to the throne
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7 leave (a job, post, or position) voluntarily
Example:
• She vacated the position when she got pregnant
• The chairman resigned when he was found to have misappropriated funds
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8 relinquish possession or control over
Example:
• The squatters had to surrender the building after the police moved in
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9 give up or agree to forgo to the power or possession of another
Example:
• The last Taleban fighters finally surrendered
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10 stop maintaining or insisting on; of ideas or claims
Example:
• He abandoned the thought of asking for her hand in marriage
• Both sides have to give up some claims in these negotiations
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11 allow the other (baseball) team to score
Example:
• give up a run
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12 stop consuming
Example:
• kick a habit
• give up alcohol
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More Word(s)
arrogate, claim, lay claim, forfeit, forfeiture, sacrifice, discharge, release, quitter, capitulation, enter, participate, hold out, resist, stand firm, abandonment, desertion, forsaking, discontinuance, discontinuation, bear on, carry on, continue, preserve, uphold, yield, dispense with, forego, foreswear, forgo, gift, abandon, give, abnegate, concede, capitulate, quit, yield up, lapse,

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