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Synonyms of resign in English:


  • 1 the executive director resigned
    leave, hand in one's notice, give notice, stand down, step down
    informal quit, jump ship
  • 2 three state senators resigned their seats
    give up, leave, vacate, stand down from
    informal quit, pack in
  • 3 he resigned his right to the title
    renounce, relinquish, give up, abandon, surrender, forgo, cede;
    Law  disclaim
    literary forsake
  • 4 we resigned ourselves to a long wait
    reconcile oneself to, become resigned to, come to terms with, accept
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