Translation of resignation in Spanish:
- 1 1.1 countable or uncountable (from job, position) to tender one's resignation [formal]to accept somebody's resignationpresentar su ( or mi etc) dimisión or su renunciathe entire cabinet offered its resignationaceptar la dimisión or la renuncia de alguienresignationtodos los miembros del gabinete pusieron sus cargos a disposición del primer ministro
fromsomethinghis resignation from the Cabinet/directorshipsu dimisión de or su renuncia a su puesto en el gabinete/en la direcciónExample sentences1.2 uncountable (of claim, right) [formal]
- He remained in office until his resignation in March 1971.
- Several high-profile resignations and retirements have hit hospitals in recent months.
- Other officers had announced their resignation from the committee.
- 2 uncountable (acceptance, submission)Example sentences
- This short final excursion cost poor Cherub but I could see resignation and acceptance in both Belinda and Cherub upon their return.
- His final illness was accepted with resignation, courage and good humour.
- This doesn't seem to have come from apathy or resignation at the inevitability of this war.
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