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Synonyms of resignation in English:


  • 1 his resignation from his government post the resignation of his ministerial portfolio
  • 2 she toyed with the idea of handing in her resignation
    notice, notice to quit, letter of resignation
  • 3 he confronted the indignities of old age with his usual resignation
    patience, forbearance, tolerance, stoicism, endurance, fortitude, sufferance, lack of protest, lack of complaint, acceptance of the inevitable, fatalism, acceptance, acquiescence, compliance, passivity, passiveness, non-resistance, submission, docility, phlegm
    rare longanimity
    [Antonyms] resistance
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