Übersetzung von “give up (something)” — Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch

give up (something)

phrasal verb with give uk /ɡɪv/ us /ɡɪv/ verb present participle giving, past tense gave, past participle given

B1 If you give up something bad, such as smoking, you stop doing it or having it.

dejar algo, dejar de hacer algo
I gave up smoking two years ago.

to stop doing an activity or piece of work before you have completed it, usually because it is too difficult

abandonar (algo)
I gave up trying to help her.
You’ll never guess the answer – do you give up?
I had to give up halfway through the race.

B1 mainly UK to stop doing a regular activity or job

dejar algo
Are you going to give up work when you have your baby?

(Übersetzung von “give up (something)” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)