resign yourself to sth Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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resign yourself to sth

phrasal verb with resign uk   us   /rɪˈzaɪn/ verb [I or T]
C2 to make yourself ​accept something that you do not like because you cannot ​change it: [+ -ing verb] He ​resigned himself to livingalone.
(Definition of resign yourself to sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “resign yourself to sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 听任, 顺从, 不得不接受…
in Turkish boyun eğmek, razı olmak, katlanmak…
in Russian смиряться с чем-либо…
in Chinese (Traditional) 聽任, 順從, 不得不接受…
in Polish pogodzić się z czymś…
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