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Synonyms for give




give someone away

give something out: distribute

give something up: abandon


give something up: quit


give something up: hand over

Synonyms for give

to make a gift of

to present as a gift to a charity or cause

to relinquish to the possession or control of another

to distribute (money) as payment

to provide as a remedy

to mete out by means of some action

to let have as a favor, prerogative, or privilege

to put in the charge of another for care, use, or performance

to set aside or distribute as a share

to produce on the stage

to organize and carry out (an activity)

to cause (a disease) to pass to another or others

to bring forth (a product)

to discharge material, as vapor or fumes, usually suddenly and violently

to be unable to hold up


give away: to disclose in a breach of confidence

give back: to put (someone) in the possession of a prior position or office

give back: to send, put, or carry back to a former location

give forth: to discharge material, as vapor or fumes, usually suddenly and violently

give in: to cease opposition


give off: to discharge material, as vapor or fumes, usually suddenly and violently

give out: to discharge material, as vapor or fumes, usually suddenly and violently

give out: to cease functioning properly

give out: to suddenly lose all health or strength

give out: to lose so much strength and power as to become ineffective or motionless

give out: to make or become no longer active or productive

give out: to prove deficient or insufficient


give over: to yield (oneself) unrestrainedly, as to a particular impulse

give over: to cease consideration or treatment of

give up: to yield (oneself) unrestrainedly, as to a particular impulse

give up: to cease trying to accomplish or continue

give up: to desist from, cease, or discontinue (a habit, for example)

give up: to cease consideration or treatment of

give up: to lose all hope

Synonyms for give

the elasticity of something that can be stretched and returns to its original length

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cause to have, in the abstract sense or physical sense

convey or reveal information

convey, as of a compliment, regards, attention, etc.

organize or be responsible for

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convey or communicate

cause to happen or be responsible for

transmit (knowledge or skills)

leave with

emit or utter

give entirely to a specific person, activity, or cause

give (as medicine)

bestow, especially officially


move in order to make room for someone for something

contribute to some cause

estimate the duration or outcome of something

execute and deliver

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deliver in exchange or recompense

afford access to


present to view

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perform for an audience

be flexible under stress of physical force


accord by verdict

manifest or show

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offer in good faith

submit for consideration, judgment, or use

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guide or direct, as by behavior of persuasion

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allow to have or take

inflict as a punishment

consent to engage in sexual intercourse with a man

proffer (a body part)

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Mirdif and Deira City Centre are not giving away cars or cash but are giving away 20 gold coins to a lucky shopper daily worth Dh18,000.
There's no way we should be in a church saying we're going to be giving away a weapon that could end up in the wrong hands,'' Charlie Muller of the Victory Christian Church said.
But there were adverse reactions to the open giving away of the babies as many considered such adoption process should be carried out in private because the social stigma attached to it.
We also have vendors working in Sainsbury's Shorehead store on Monday, Wednesday and Friday (10am- 2pm) who will be giving away Huddersfield Town fridge magnets and fixture posters with the newspaper.
Participants in Saturday's event can snag free trees in one-gallon pots; the city is giving away stone and Aleppo pines, California sycamore and coast live oak, said William Wittkopf, general services manager.
Every month there has been more and more chances to win and now we are giving away our latest amazing prize.
She has interviewed many elderly women who spoke of having resigned themselves to giving away daughters whom they loved because of incessant pressures from in-laws.
He makes a special point of giving away a car at Christmas to enhance the spirit of the season for his employees and children.
Church leaders claim the tradition of a father giving away his daughter is offensive to some women.
We're giving away Secret Sheer Dry to the first 50 readers who send their name and address to Secret Give away, Girls' Life, 4517 Harford Road, Baltimore, MD 21214.
The new Creative Capital Foundation is giving away $1 million to individual artists, and the application deadline is August 16.
Aside from the perpetual tax code problems, however, giving away thousands, even millions, of dollars is (and ought to be) a serious affair.
Every day we've got 10 pounds 2,000 cash prizes to be won - as well as the 20 cars we are giving away this week.
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They will be giving away goody bags with each copy of the Examiner sold between 10am and 3pm.