Examples of resignation in a Sentence
The chairman accepted their resignations.
The manager received resignations from three members of the staff.
We accepted the news with resignation.
Recent Examples of resignation from the Web
The retraction and resignations at CNN created a prime opportunity for the White House to rip the media, and deputy press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders certainly took it.
However, the Trump Organization has yet to release company documents proving Ivanka's resignation.
Glamour reached out to Uber regarding Kalanick's resignation and the investigations into the company's corporate culture; a representative was not immediately available for comment.
Kalanick’s resignation was met with significant division among employees and shareholders of Uber, which through private fundraising has been valued at near $70 billion.
Travis Kalanick’s abrupt resignation as chief executive of Uber Technologies Inc. has kicked off a search for a leader to run the world’s most valuable startup.
But the story ignited additional news coverage and scrutiny from the board of trustees and other entities that ultimately led to Ramsey's forced resignation in 2016 and the revamping of the foundation.
With President Ashraf Ghani’s government locked in internal division and amid weeks of protest by a group of people demanding his administration’s resignation over rising unrest, the militants have stepped up and broadened their attacks recently.
John Paul’s musings about resignation had previously been revealed by his personal secretary, Cardinal Stanislaw Dziwisz.
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First Known Use of resignation
RESIGNATION Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of resignation for English Language Learners
: an act of giving up a job or position in a formal or official way
: a letter which states that a person has given up a job or position
: the feeling that something unpleasant is going to happen and cannot be changed
RESIGNATION Defined for Kids
Definition of resignation for Students
1 : an act of giving something up formally or officially
2 : a letter or written statement that gives notice of giving something up I've handed in my resignation.
3 : the feeling of a person who is prepared to accept something unpleasant
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