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English definition of “give up”

give up

phrasal verb with give
 
 
/ɡɪv/ verb (past tense gave, past participle given)
to stop trying to think of the answer to a joke or question: Do you give up?Accepting and agreeing reluctantlyAccepting and agreeingApproving and approval
(Definition of give up from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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