Nouns (0)
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Verbs (28)
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chuck up the sponge, throw in the towel, throw in, drop by the wayside, fall by the wayside, give up, drop out, quit
v. give up in the face of defeat of lacking hope; admit defeat; "In the second round, the challenger gave up"
take leave, quit, depart
v. go away or leave
relinquish, quit, renounce, foreswear
v. turn away from; give up; "I am foreswearing women forever"
step down, leave office, resign, quit
v. give up or retire from a position; "The Secretary of the Navy will leave office next month"; "The chairman resigned over the financial scandal"
lay off, give up, quit, cease, stop, discontinue
v. put an end to a state or an activity; "Quit teasing your little brother"
quit, close, exit
v. to quit any application or software program
Adverbs (0)
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Adjectives (3)
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rid, quit, clear
adj. free from contact or proximity or connection; "we were clear of the danger"; "the ship was clear of the reef"
Fuzzynyms (58)
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cease, terminate, finish, stop, end
v. have an end, in a temporal, spatial, or quantitative sense; either spatial or metaphorical; "the bronchioles terminate in a capillary bed"; "Your rights stop where you infringe upon the rights of other"; "My property ends by the bushes"; "The symphony ends in a pianissimo"
hold on, stop
v. stop and wait, as if awaiting further instructions or developments; "Hold on a moment!"
hold on, stop
v. stop and wait, as if awaiting further instructions or developments; "Hold on a moment!"
desert, desolate, forsake, abandon
v. leave someone who needs or counts on you; leave in the lurch; "The mother deserted her children"
reject
v. refuse to accept or acknowledge; "I reject the idea of starting a war"; "The journal rejected the student's paper"
repudiate
v. reject as untrue, unfounded, or unjust; "She repudiated the accusations"
resile, retract, forswear, recant, abjure
v. formally reject or disavow a formerly held belief, usually under pressure; "He retracted his earlier statements about his religion"; "She abjured her beliefs"
disavow
v. refuse to acknowledge; disclaim knowledge of; responsibility for, or association with; "Her husband disavowed her after 30 years of marriage and six children"
relinquish, surrender
v. relinquish to the power of another; yield to the control of another
concede
v. acknowledge defeat; "The candidate conceded after enough votes had come in to show that he would lose"
desist, refrain, abstain
v. choose not to consume; "I abstain from alcohol"
cancel, delete
v. remove or make invisible; "Please delete my name from your list"
stop
v. cause to stop; "stop a car"; "stop the thief"
halt, stop
v. come to a halt, stop moving; "the car stopped"; "She stopped in front of a store window"
get out, go out, leave, exit
v. move out of or depart from; "leave the room"; "the fugitive has left the country"
give up, abandon
v. give up with the intent of never claiming again; "Abandon your life to God"; "She gave up her children to her ex-husband when she moved to Tahiti"; "We gave the drowning victim up for dead"
drive home, deliver
v. carry out or perform; "deliver an attack", "deliver a blow"; "The boxer drove home a solid left"
bail
v. remove (water) from a vessel with a container
disown, disinherit
v. prevent deliberately (as by making a will) from inheriting
grant, cede, yield, concede
v. give over; surrender or relinquish to the physical control of another
give up, renounce, resign, vacate
v. 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"
renounce, abdicate
v. give up, such as power, as of monarchs and emperors, or duties and obligations; "The King abdicated when he married a divorcee"
kibosh, block, halt, stop
v. stop from happening or developing; "Block his election"; "Halt the process"
desert
v. leave behind; "the students deserted the campus after the end of exam period"
Synonyms (24)
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unimprisoned, unconfined
adj. free from confinement or physical restraint
unconstrained
adj. free from constraint; "he was unconstrained by any of the sanctions of polite society"; "the dog was unconstrained"; "idle, unconstrained gossip"
self-governing, sovereign, independent, autonomous
adj. (of political bodies) not controlled by outside forces; "an autonomous judiciary"; "a sovereign state"
uncommitted, available
adj. not busy; not otherwise committed; "he was not available for comment"; "he was available and willing to accompany her"
atrip, aweigh
adj. (of an anchor) just clear of the bottom
clear
adj. free from contact or proximity or connection; "we were clear of the danger"; "the ship was clear of the reef"
released, discharged
adj. set free as from prison or duty
freed, extricated, disentangled
adj. having become freed from entanglement; disengaged
liberated, emancipated
adj. free from traditional social restraints; "an emancipated young woman pursuing her career"; "a liberated lifestyle"
in the clear, in the open
adj. (sports) free of hindrance: "after eluding the tacklers he was in the clear"
out-of-school
adj. not attending school and therefore free to work; "opportunities for out-of-school youth"
unhampered
adj. not held in check or subject to control; "unhampered dissemination of news"; "this would give black people the opportunity to live unhampered by racism"
unrestricted
adj. free of restrictions on conduct; "I had unrestricted access"
Antonyms (29)
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take, claim
v. lay claim to; as of an idea; "She took credit for the whole idea"
swear, swan, aver, avow, assert, verify, affirm
v. to declare or affirm solemnly and formally as true; "Before God I swear I am innocent"
participate, enter
v. become a participant; be involved in; "enter a race"; "enter an agreement"; "enter a drug treatment program"; "enter negotiations"
travel away, go away, depart, go
v. go away from a place; "At what time does your train leave?"; "She didn't leave until midnight"; "The ship leaves at midnight"
come, get, arrive
v. reach a destination; arrive by movement or progress; "She arrived home at 7 o'clock"; "She didn't get to Chicago until after midnight"
stay
v. remain behind; "I had to stay at home and watch the children"
take office
v. assume an office, duty, or title; "When will the new President take office?"
die hard, endure, run, persist, prevail
v. continue to exist; "These stories die hard"; "The legend of Elvis endures"
preserve
v. keep undisturbed for personal or private use for hunting, shooting, or fishing; "preserve the forest and the lakes"
hold, maintain, keep
v. keep in a certain state, position, or activity; e.g., "keep clean"; "hold in place"; "She always held herself as a lady"; "The students keep me on my toes"
quit
Parts Of Speech
  • Nouns
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  • Verbs
    28
  • Adverbs
    0
  • Adjectives
    3
Relationships
  • Fuzzynyms
    58
  • Synonyms
    24
  • Antonyms
    29

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