give up

[ giv-uhp ]SEE DEFINITION OF give up

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR GIVE UP

He looked back sixty years, and said it was time to give up.

But give up an inclination, and there is some merit in that.

Why could he not go back, face them, give up his gun, wait for the law to speak?

Have I not conjured you, as you value my peace—What is it that I do not give up?

You have sometimes seemed to pity me, that I am obliged to give up every point.

To let yourself be killed when you ought not is to give up fighting.

Then you mean to give up society for the sake of nursing the poor?

Only a week—and love was one of the things she had had to give up, with others.

It had taken courage, God knew, to give up everything and come away.

Dr. Ed says Max wants you to give up your training and marry him now.

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