Bedeutung von "give something away" Essential amerikanisches Englisch Wörterbuch

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" von Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)