Definitions of relinquish:
  • verb:   part with a possession or right
    Example: "I am relinquishing my bedroom to the long-term house guest"
  • verb:   do without or cease to hold or adhere to
    Example: "Relinquish the old ideas"
  • verb:   relinquish to the power of another; yield to the control of another
  • verb:   turn away from; give up
  • verb:   release, as from one's grip
    Example: "Relinquish your grip on the rope--you won't fall"

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