Englischer Thesaurus
(Verb) 
Definition
to abandon (an attempt or enterprise)
(informal)  After she jacked in the teaching, Jane got a job with a shipping line.
Synonyme
give up
After a few attempts he gave up.
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resign from
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quit
I'm trying to quit biting my nails.
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stop
We need to stop wasting so much money.
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kick (informal)
I'm trying to kick the habit.
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abandon
They were persuaded to abandon their lawsuit.
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cease
A small number of firms have ceased trading.
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hand over
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surrender
She had to surrender all rights to her property.
,
cut out
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relinquish
He does not intend to relinquish power.
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renounce
She renounced terrorism.
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leave off
,
say goodbye to
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cede
The General had promised to cede power by January.
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step down from (informal)
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desist
Kindly desist from making so much noise.
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kiss (something) goodbye
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forswear
The guitarist has forsworn the rock'n'roll lifestyle.

Zusätzliche Synonyme

in the sense of abandon
They were persuaded to abandon their lawsuit.
in the sense of cease
Definition
to bring or come to an end
A small number of firms have ceased trading.
Synonyme
end,
give up,
break off,
leave off,
give over (informal),
bring to an end,
belay
in the sense of cede
Definition
to transfer or surrender (territory or legal rights)
The General had promised to cede power by January.
Synonyme

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