Gave up - Crossword Clue

Crossword Clue Last Updated: 29/12/2019

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Gave up.

9 letter answer(s) to gave up

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"
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"

5 letter answer(s) to gave up

CEDED
  1. give up
  2. relinquish possession or control over; "The squatters had to surrender the building after the police moved in"
  3. give over; surrender or relinquish to the physical control of another
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12 letter answer(s) to gave up

RELINQUISHED
  1. turn away from; give up; "I am foreswearing women forever"
  2. part with a possession or right; "I am relinquishing my bedroom to the long-term house guest"; "resign a claim to the throne"
  3. do without or cease to hold or adhere to; "We are dispensing with formalities"; "relinquish the old ideas"
  4. release, as from one's grip; "Let go of the door handle, please!"; "relinquish your grip on the rope--you won't fall"
  5. that has been withdrawn or retreated from

7 letter answer(s) to gave up

YIELDED
  1. end resistance, as under pressure or force; "The door yielded to repeated blows with a battering ram"
  2. consent reluctantly
  3. be willing to concede; "I grant you this much"
  4. cease opposition; stop fighting
  5. be flexible under stress of physical force; "This material doesn't give"
  6. 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"
  7. cause to happen or be responsible for; "His two singles gave the team the victory"
  8. move in order to make room for someone for something; "The park gave way to a supermarket"; "`Move over,' he told the crowd"
  9. bring in; "interest-bearing accounts"; "How much does this savings certificate pay annually?"
  10. give over; surrender or relinquish to the physical control of another
  11. be the cause or source of; "He gave me a lot of trouble"; "Our meeting afforded much interesting info

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