Gave up - Crossword Clue

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ABNEGATED
CEDED
LOSTH
RENOUNCED
YIELDED
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ABNEGATED
  1. deny or renounce; "They abnegated their gods"
  2. surrender (power or a position); "The King abnegated his power to the ministers"
  3. deny oneself (something); restrain, especially from indulging in some pleasure; "She denied herself wine and spirits"
CEDED
  1. relinquish possession or control over; "The squatters had to surrender the building after the police moved in"
  2. give over; surrender or relinquish to the physical control of another
  3. give up
LOSTH
RENOUNCED
  1. cast off; "She renounced her husband"; "The parents repudiated their son"
  2. turn away from; give up; "I am foreswearing women forever"
  3. leave (a job, post, or position) voluntarily; "She vacated the position when she got pregnant"; "The chairman resigned when he was found to have misappropriated funds"
  4. give up, such as power, as of monarchs and emperors, or duties and obligations; "The King abdicated when he married a divorcee"
YIELDED
  1. be fatally overwhelmed
  2. give in, as to influence or pressure
  3. end resistance, as under pressure or force; "The door yielded to repeated blows with a battering ram"
  4. consent reluctantly
  5. be willing to concede; "I grant you this much"
  6. cease opposition; stop fighting
  7. be flexible under stress of physical force; "This material doesn't give"
  8. give or supply; "The cow brings in 5 liters of milk"; "This year's crop yielded 1,000 bushels of corn"; "The estate renders some revenue for the family"
  9. cause to happen or be responsible for; "His two singles gave the team the victory"
  10. move in order to make room for someone for something; "The park gave way to a supermarket"; "`Move over,' he told the crowd"
  11. bring in; "interest-bearing accounts"; "How much does this savings certificate pay annually?"
  12. give over; surrender or relinquish to the physical control of another
  13. be the cause or sourc
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