give on to

variants: less commonly

give onto

Definition of give on to


  1. :  to provide a view of or a passage to (something) The door gives directly on to the garden. The rooms give onto a hall.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to make a present of

    :  to grant or bestow by formal action

    :  to accord or yield to another

  1. :  capacity or tendency to yield to force or strain :  flexibility

    :  the ability of a material to bend or stretch

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to cast off or become cast off

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