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giving up (to)

verb
present participle of give up (to)

Synonyms & Antonyms of giving up (to)

to keep or intend for a special purpose
  • unfortunately, when he was in college, weekends were largely given up to binge drinking

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giving up the ghost

giving up (to)

giving way

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“Giving up (to).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/giving%20up%20%28to%29. Accessed 5 Jul. 2022.

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