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English definition of “give sb up”

give sb up

(NOT EXPECT) (also give up on sb) phrasal verb with give     /ɡɪv/ verb (gave, given)
to stop expecting that someone will arrive: I've been waiting half an hour - I'd almost given you up.Stop having or doing something
(Definition of give sb up (NOT EXPECT) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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