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English definition of “resigned”

resigned

adjective     /rɪˈzaɪnd/
accepting that something you do not like will happen because you cannot change it: a resigned look/expression/toneTolerating and enduringCoping and not copingDealing with things or peopleAccepting and agreeing reluctantlyAccepting and agreeingApproving and approval resignedly     /-li/ adverb "We're going to be late again," he said resignedly.Tolerating and enduringCoping and not copingDealing with things or peopleAccepting and agreeing reluctantlyAccepting and agreeingApproving and approval
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