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General dictionaries General (29 matching dictionaries)
  1. relinquish: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. relinquish: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. relinquish: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. relinquish: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. relinquish: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. relinquish: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Relinquish, relinquish: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. relinquish: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. relinquish: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. relinquish: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. relinquish: V2 Vocabulary Building Dictionary [home, info]
  12. relinquish: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  13. relinquish: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  14. Relinquish, relinquish: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  15. relinquish: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  16. relinquish: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  17. relinquish: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  18. Relinquish: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. relinquish: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  20. relinquish: Rhymezone [home, info]
  21. relinquish: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  22. relinquish: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  23. relinquish: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  24. relinquish: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  25. relinquish: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  26. relinquish: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  27. relinquish: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. relinquish: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. relinquish: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. relinquish: Idioms [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. relinquish: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (relinquish)

verb:  part with a possession or right ("I am relinquishing my bedroom to the long-term house guest")
verb:  do without or cease to hold or adhere to ("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 ("Relinquish your grip on the rope--you won't fall")

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Words similar to relinquish:   foreswear, forgo, free, quit, release, relinquished, relinquishes, relinquishing, relinquishment, renounce, surrender, waive, abdicate, cede, demit, dispense with, give up, yield, more...

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