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(of a game or contest) To have failed to win
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(informal) To have gotten rid off
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Past tense for to surrender control or possession of
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“France has been reluctant to relinquish the remaining pieces of its colonial empire.”
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Past tense for to leave or step down from a position (of power or authority)
“Therefore, Mr. George Thomas Summerlin, Minister of the United States to Panama, has been requested by the Secretary of State to relinquish his post as Minister.”
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Past tense for to abstain or refrain from (doing) something
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“The demand that he relinquish his smoking habit brought further irritation.”
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Past tense for to physically release or loosen
“Only when the EMTs pushed through the back gate did she relinquish her grip on Henry's hand.”
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Past tense for to renounce a legal claim to or responsibility for
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Past tense for to let someone down by abandoning or neglecting them
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Past tense for to provide, or transfer possession of, something to someone
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Past tense for to display or show (something) for others to see
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Past tense for to cause to be empty or vacant
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Past tense for to provide a refund or recompense
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Past tense for to free from burden, or relieve from trouble or worry
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Having been deserted or left behind
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