give over[ giv ]SEE DEFINITION OF give over
Synonyms for give over
- leave off
- stop work
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR GIVE OVER
But at length they began to give over, from mere incapacity to hold any more.
One or the other must give over, and that one was White Fang.
I begged him to give over his pursuit, and not to speak to her again.
Do you think he's going to give over this country to a papist?
It would be hard, nay, impossible, to give over that solace.
He did not give over his concern for Mars Plaisir because he was glad of his absence.
You'll give over your horse to Chilina, who'll go off and warn the signorina.
And this reminds me that I must give over writing to you, and fall to my article.
Master Fenton, talk not to me; my mind is heavy: I will give over all.
A year passed, and we were compelled at last to give over the search.