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Synonyms of resign in English:


  • 1 the senior management resigned after the losses were announced
    leave, go, hand in one's notice, give in one's notice, give notice, stand down, step down, bow out, walk out
    informal quit, call it a day
  • 2 19 MPs resigned their parliamentary seats
    give up, leave, vacate, stand down from, retire from
    informal quit, pack in, jack in
    archaic demit
    [Antonyms] take up
  • 3 he had resigned his right to the title
    [Antonyms] claim, assert, keep
  • 4 we resigned ourselves to a long wait
    reconcile oneself to, become resigned to, become reconciled to, have no choice but to accept, come to terms with, learn to live with, get used to the idea of;
    give in to the inevitable, grin and bear it
    [Antonyms] refuse to accept
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