give yourself up Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “give yourself up” in the English Dictionary

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give yourself up

phrasal verb with give uk   us   /ɡɪv/ verb (gave, given)
to ​allow the ​police or an ​enemy to take you as a ​prisoner: The ​gunman gave himself up to the ​police.
(Definition of give yourself up from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “give yourself up”
in Chinese (Simplified) 投案,自首, 投降…
in Turkish teslim olmak…
in Russian сдаваться…
in Chinese (Traditional) 投案,自首, 投降…
in Polish poddać się, oddać się w ręce policji lub wroga…
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