give over

give over


Definition of GIVE OVER

to bring (as an action or operation) to an immediate end <his wife suggested that he give over working such long hours if it was making him so unhappy>
to put (something) into the possession or safekeeping of another <gave over his entire savings to an investor>
Antonyms hold, keep, retain

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