Relinquishment

I
(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Relinquishment->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ relinquishment
relinquishment
abandonment
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ desertion
desertion
defection
secession
withdrawal
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ cave of Adullam
cave of Adullam
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ nolle prosequi
nolle prosequi
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ discontinuance
discontinuance
&c.(cessation) 142
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ renunciation
renunciation
&c.(recantation) 607
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ abrogation
abrogation
&c. 756
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ resignation
resignation
&c.(retirement) 757
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ desuetude
desuetude
&c. 614
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ cession
cession
&c.(of property) 782
PARAG:Relinquishment->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ relinquish
relinquish
give up
abandon
desert
forsake
leave in the lurch
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ go back on
go back on
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ depart from
depart from
secede from
withdraw from
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ back out of
back out of
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ leave
leave
quit
take leave of
bid a long farewell
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ vacate
vacate
&c.(resign) 757
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ renounce
renounce
&c.(abjure) 607
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ forego
forego
have done with
drop
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ disuse
disuse
&c. 678
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ discard
discard
&c. 782
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ wash one's hands of
wash one's hands of
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ drop all idea of
drop all idea of
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ break off
break off
leave off
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ desist
desist
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ stop
stop
&c.(cease) 142
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ hold one's hand
hold one's hand
stay one's hand
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ quit one's hold
quit one's hold
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ give over
give over
shut up shop
GRP: \\ V \\ 4
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ throw up the game
throw up the game
throw up the cards
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ give up the point
give up the point
give up the argument
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ pass to the order of the day
pass to the order of the day
move to the previous question
PARAG:Relinquishment->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ unpursued
unpursued
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ relinquished
relinquished
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ relinquishing
relinquishing
&c.->V.
PARAG:Relinquishment->Int
GRP: \\ Int \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Int \\ 1 \\ avast
avast
=>!
&c.(stop) 142
II
(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Relinquishment->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ relinquishment
relinquishment
abandonment
&c.(of a course) 624
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ renunciation
renunciation
expropriation|
=>!
dereliction
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ cession
cession
surrender
dispensation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ resignation
resignation
&c. 757
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ riddance
riddance
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ derelict
derelict
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ foundling
foundling
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ jetsam
jetsam
waif
PARAG:Relinquishment->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ relinquish
relinquish
give up
surrender
yield
cede
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ let go
let go
let slip
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ spare
spare
drop
resign
forego
renounce
abandon
expropriate|
=>!
give away
dispose of
part with
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ lay aside
lay aside
lay apart
lay down
lay on the shelf
&c.(disuse) 678
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ set aside
set aside
put aside
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ make away with
make away with
cast behind
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ maroon
maroon
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ give notice to quit
give notice to quit
give warning
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ supersede
supersede
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ be rid of
be rid of
get rid of
be quit of
get quit of
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ eject
eject
&c. 297
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ rid oneself of
rid oneself of
disburden oneself of
divest oneself of
dispossess oneself of
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ wash one's hands of
wash one's hands of
GRP: \\ V \\ 4
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ discard
discard
cast off
dismiss
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ cast away
cast away
throw away
pitch away
fling away
cast aside
cast overboard
cast to the dogs
throw aside
throw overboard
throw to the dogs
pitch aside
pitch overboard
pitch to the dogs
fling aside
fling overboard
fling to the dogs
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ cast to the winds
cast to the winds
throw to the winds
sweep to the winds
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ put away
put away
turn away
sweep away
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ jettison
jettison
GRP: \\ V \\ 5
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ quit one's hold
quit one's hold
PARAG:Relinquishment->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ relinquished
relinquished
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ cast off
cast off
derelict
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ unowned
unowned
unappropriated
unculled
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ left
left
&c.(residuary) 40
PARAG:Relinquishment->Int
GRP: \\ Int \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Int \\ 1 \\ away with
away with
=>!

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  • Relinquishment — Re*lin quish*ment ( ment), n. The act of relinquishing. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • relinquishment — relinquish ► VERB ▪ willingly cease to keep or claim; give up. DERIVATIVES relinquishment noun. ORIGIN Latin relinquere, from linquere to leave …   English terms dictionary

  • relinquishment — noun see relinquish …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • relinquishment — See relinquisher. * * * …   Universalium

  • relinquishment — noun The act of relinquishing something. Syn: abandonment, cession, renunciation, surrender …   Wiktionary

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  • relinquishment — re lin·quish·ment || rɪ lɪnkwɪʃmÉ™nt n. act of surrendering, act of giving up, renouncement; desertion, abandonment, act of forsaking …   English contemporary dictionary

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