be resigned to

Updated on: 11 Sep 2017

Definition of be resigned to

:to accept a bad situation that cannot be changed
  • I'm resigned to having to work this weekend.
  • He was resigned to the fact that an expensive vacation would have to wait.

Word by Word Definitions

resign play resigned
  1. : relegate, consign

  2. : to give up deliberately

  3. : to give up one's office or position : quit

  1. : to sign again

  2. : to sign up again


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