Definition of “resigned” - English Dictionary

“resigned” in British English

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resignedadjective

uk /rɪˈzaɪnd/ us /rɪˈzaɪnd/
resignedly
adverb uk /rɪˈzaɪnd.li/ us /rɪˈzaɪnd.li/

"We're going to be late again," he said resignedly.

(Definition of “resigned” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“resigned” in American English

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resignedadjective [ not gradable ]

us /rɪˈzɑɪnd/

willing to accept something unpleasant:

They are resigned and a little depressed at the thought of losing money for at least the first year.

(Definition of “resigned” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)