Meaning of “give up sth” - Learner’s Dictionary

give up sth

phrasal verb with give uk us /ɡɪv/ verb (past tense gave, past participle given)

B1 to stop doing a regular activity or job:

Are you going to give up work when you have your baby?

(Definition of “give up sth phrasal verb, verb” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)