Definition of 'give up'
Example sentences containing 'give up'
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Nobody cared enough to give up a cargo to pay their last respects at the crematorium service. THE LAST TEMPTATION (2002)He had to give up his own little hidey-hole in the stockroom to clear a space for them to hang their coats. COFFIN IN FASHIONHarrell would be there, just waiting, knowing he would not give up or be allowed to give up. THE LAST RAVEN
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Translations for 'give up'
British English: give up /ɡɪv ʌp/ VERB
If you give up something, you stop doing it or having it.
We almost gave up hope.
- American English: give up
- Arabic: يُقْلِعُ عَن
- Brazilian Portuguese: desistir
- Chinese: 放弃
- Croatian: odustati
- Czech: přestat
- Danish: give op
- Dutch: opgeven
- European Spanish: renunciar a
- Finnish: luovuttaa
- French: abandonner
- German: aufgeben Kampf
- Greek: εγκαταλείπω
- Italian: rinunciare
- Japanese: やめる よす
- Korean: 포기하다
- Norwegian: gi opp
- Polish: zaniechać
- European Portuguese: desistir
- Romanian: a renunța la
- Russian: прекращать
- Spanish: renunciar a
- Swedish: ge upp
- Thai: ยกเลิก
- Turkish: vazgeçmek
- Ukrainian: припиняти
- Vietnamese: từ bỏ
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