Bedeutung von “give something away” im Essential American English Dictionary

give something away

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

B1 to give something to someone without asking for payment:

They’re giving away a CD with this magazine.

to tell people something secret, often without intending to:

I promise not to give away your secret.
The party was supposed to be a surprise, but Sharon gave it away.

(Definition von “give something away” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)