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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of giving up and abandoning a struggle or task etc.; A verbal act of renouncing a claim or right or position etc.

Usage examples (30)
  • Spanish Cortes providing for the relinquishment of the colony.
  • You know, it should have guys in the life relinquishment program.
  • The thirty downfalls of relinquishment, the ninety downfalls alone,
  • The enemy's relinquishment of 30 miles of front line trench and his withdrawal to for more
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