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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: relinquish(0.00938 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to relinquish.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
v 1: part with a possession or right; “I am relinquishing my
bedroom to the long-term house guest”; “resign a claim
to the throne” [syn: release, resign, free, give up
2: relinquish to the power of another; yield to the control of
another [syn: surrender]
3: do without or cease to hold or adhere to; “We are dispensing
with formalities”; “relinquish the old ideas” [syn: waive,
forgo, foreswear, dispense with]
4: turn away from; give up; “I am foreswearing women forever”
[syn: foreswear, renounce, quit]
5: release, as from one's grip; “Let go of the door handle,
please!”; “relinquish your grip on the rope--you won't
fall” [syn: let go of, let go, release] [ant: hold]
English → English (gcide)
Relinquish \Re*lin"quish\ (-kw?sh), v. t. [imp. & p. p.
Relinquished (-kw?sht); p. pr. & vb. n. Relinquishing.]
[OF. relinquir, L. relinquere to leave behind; pref. re- re +
linquere to leave. See Loan, and cf. Relic, Relict.]
1. To withdraw from; to leave behind; to desist from; to
abandon; to quit; as, to relinquish a pursuit.
We ought to relinquish such rites. --Hooker.
They placed Irish tenants upon the lands
relinquished by the English. --Sir J.
2. To give up; to renounce a claim to; resign; as, to
relinquish a debt.
Syn: To resign; leave; quit; forsake; abandon; desert;
renounce; forb?ar; forego. See Resign.