Word:

give up

Verb1.give up - lose or lose the right to by some error, offense, or crime
2.give up - give up with the intent of never claiming again; "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"
Synonyms: abandon
3.give up - give up in the face of defeat of lacking hope; admit defeat; "In the second round, the challenger gave up"
4.give up - put an end to a state or an activity; "Quit teasing your little brother"
5.give up - give up what is not strictly needed; "he asked if they could spare one of their horses to speed his journey"
6.give up - part with a possession or right; "I am relinquishing my bedroom to the long-term house guest"; "resign a claim to the throne"
7.give up - leave (a job, post, post, or position) voluntarily; "She vacated the position when she got pregnant"; "The chairman resigned when he was found to have misappropriated funds"
Synonyms: resign, vacate, renounce
8.give up - relinquish possession or control over; "The squatters had to surrender the building after the police moved in"
Synonyms: cede, surrender, deliver
9.give up - give up or agree to forego to the power or possession of another; "The last Taleban fighters finally surrendered"
Synonyms: surrender
10.give up - stop maintaining or insisting on; of ideas, claims, etc.; "He abandoned the thought of asking for her hand in marriage"; "Both sides have to give up some calims in these negociations"
Synonyms: abandon
11.give up - allow the other (baseball) team to score; "give up a run"
Synonyms: allow
12.give up - refrain from consuming; "You will have to forgo alcohol"
Synonyms: forgo
abandon, abandon hope, abdicate, abjure, acknowledge defeat, back down, be at sea, be innocent of, be lost, be pensioned, be superannuated, break off combat, break the habit, cave in, cease, cease resistance, cede, come off, coquet with, cry quits, cut out, dabble, demit, desist, desist from, despair, despair of, despond, discontinue, disgorge, dispense with, dispose of, disuse, do without, drop, dump, falter, forgo, forswear, get along without, get rid of, give away, give ground, give in, give over, give up hope, give way, hand, hand over, have done with, have no idea, kick, kiss good-bye, know a little, know not, know not what, know nothing of, lay down, leave, leave off, let go, lose heart, lose hope, make a sacrifice, make nothing of, nol-pros, not know, not pursue with, not rightly know, not understand, part with, pass, pension off, put behind one, quit, quit the field, quitclaim, recant, relinquish, render up, renounce, renounce the throne, resign, retire, retire from office, retract, sacrifice, scratch the surface, shake, sink into despair, smatter, spare, stand aside, stand down, step aside, stop, superannuate, surrender, swear off, take the pledge, throw off, throw up, toy with, vacate, waive, withdraw from, wonder, wonder whether, wot not of, yield, yield to despair
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give notice
give off
give one's best
give or take
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give rise
give suck
give thanks
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give the bounce
give the eye
give the gate
give the glad eye
give the once over
give the sack
give tongue to
-- give up --
give vent
give voice
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give-up the ghost
giveaway
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given birth
given name
givenness
Giver
Gives
Giving
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Giving in
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