Another word for give up

Verb

abandon, give up - stop maintaining or insisting on; of ideas or claims

Example:- He abandoned the thought of asking for her hand in marriage

give up, kick - stop consuming

Example:- kick a habit

cede, deliver, give up, surrender - relinquish possession or control over

Example:- The squatters had to surrender the building after the police moved in

cease, discontinue, give up, lay off, quit, stop - put an end to a state or an activity

Example:- Quit teasing your little brother

free, give up, release, relinquish, resign - part with a possession or right

Example:- I am relinquishing my bedroom to the long-term house guest

forego, forfeit, forgo, give up, throw overboard, waive - lose (s.th.) or lose the right to (s.th.) by some error, offense, or crime

Example:- you've forfeited your right to name your successor

give up, renounce, resign, vacate - leave (a job, post, or position) voluntarily

Example:- She vacated the position when she got pregnant

abandon, give up - give up with the intent of never claiming again

Example:- Abandon your life to God

dispense with, give up, part with, spare - give up what is not strictly needed

Example:- he asked if they could spare one of their horses to speed his journey

give up, surrender - give up or agree to forgo to the power or possession of another

Example:- The last Taleban fighters finally surrendered

chuck up the sponge, drop by the wayside, drop out, fall by the wayside, give up, quit, throw in, throw in the towel - give up in the face of defeat of lacking hope; admit defeat

Example:- In the second round, the challenger gave up

allow, give up - allow the other (baseball) team to score

Example:- give up a run

Tweets containing the word give up

Source : WordNet