Give up and Repudiate

Give up

Give up verb - To give (something) over to the control or possession of another usually under duress.

Repudiate is a synonym for give up in abandon topic. In some cases you can use "Repudiate" instead a verb "Give up", when it comes to topics like get rid of.


Repudiate verb - To solemnly or formally reject or go back on (as something formerly adhered to).
Usage example: the producers of the hit TV show threatened to take the disgruntled actor to court if he attempted to repudiate his contract

Give up is a synonym for repudiate in reject topic. Sometimes you can use "Give up" instead a verb "Repudiate".

Nearby Words: repudiation, repudiating
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