relinquishment

Synonyms and related words:
abandonment, abdication, abeyance, abjuration, abjurement, breakoff, capitulation, cease, ceasing, cessation, cession, close, closing, cold storage, demission, deposal, desinence, desistance, discontinuance, discontinuation, dropping out, emeritus status, forbearance, forced resignation, forswearing, giving in, giving over, giving up, handing over, nonexercise, recedence, recession, renouncement, renunciation, resignation, retiral, retirement, retreat, shutdown, stopping, superannuation, surcease, surrender, suspension, termination, voluntary resignation, waiver, withdrawal, withdrawing, yielding

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  • relinquishment — index abandonment (desertion), abandonment (discontinuance), abdication, cancellation, capitulation, cession …   Law dictionary

  • Relinquishment — Re*lin quish*ment ( ment), n. The act of relinquishing. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Relinquishment — I (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Relinquishment >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 relinquishment relinquishment abandonment Sgm: N 1 desertion desertion defection secession withdrawal Sgm: N 1 cave of Adullam cave of Adullam Sgm: N 1 nolle prosequi …   English dictionary for students

  • relinquishment — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Giving up Nouns 1. (of an object) relinquishment, abandonment, expropriation, dereliction; cession, surrender, dispensation; resignation, abdication; abnegation, rejection; riddance. See discontinuance,… …   English dictionary for students

  • relinquishment — relinquish ► VERB ▪ willingly cease to keep or claim; give up. DERIVATIVES relinquishment noun. ORIGIN Latin relinquere, from linquere to leave …   English terms dictionary

  • relinquishment — noun see relinquish …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • relinquishment — See relinquisher. * * * …   Universalium

  • relinquishment — noun The act of relinquishing something. Syn: abandonment, cession, renunciation, surrender …   Wiktionary

  • relinquishment — re lin·quish·ment || rɪ lɪnkwɪʃmÉ™nt n. act of surrendering, act of giving up, renouncement; desertion, abandonment, act of forsaking …   English contemporary dictionary

  • relinquishment — n. 1. Abandonment, dereliction, desertion, abjuration. 2. Renunciation, surrender, cession, resignation, abandonment …   New dictionary of synonyms


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