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  Definition of resign
  1. accept as inevitable; "He resigned himself to his fate"
  2. part with a possession or right; "I am relinquishing my bedroom to the long-term house guest"; "resign a claim to the throne"
  3. 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"
  4. give up or retire from a position; "The Secretary fo the Navy will leave office next month"; "The chairman resigned over the financial scandal"
Similar Words: reconcile, submit, release, relinquish, free, give up, vacate, renounce, leave office, quit, step down

 

Hyponyms: derequisition, sacrifice, give, abdicate, renounce, vacate, give up, retire, top out, fall

 

Derivational Morphology: resignation, surrender, relinquishment, relinquishing, release, waiver, discharge, acquittance

 

Anagrams: signer, singer, Ingres, Singer

 

Language Translations:
Chinese: 辞职   Dutch: ontslag nemen  
Finnish: erota   French: démissionner  
German: zurücktreten   Italian: dimettersi  
Japanese: 辞任する   Korean: 사임하다  
Portuguese: demitir-se   Russian: отказываться  
Spanish: renunciar   Swedish: avgå  
 
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