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giveaway

noun

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something given to someone without expectation of a return
  • offering a Caribbean vacation giveaway to the millionth customer

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give away

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of give away (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to make known (something abstract) through outward signs
  • the insincerity of his apology was given away by that slight smirk on his face

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2 to make a present of
  • gave away all her potted plants when she moved

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The first known use of giveaway was in the 14th century

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“Giveaway.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/giveaway. Accessed 28 Nov. 2020.

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