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relinquishment

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of relinquishment

  1. the usually forced yielding of one's person or possessions to the control of another miraculously, the relinquishment of the hostages was accomplished without bloodshed Synonyms of relinquishment capitulating, capitulation, cession, handover, surrender, rendition, submission, submittingWords Related to relinquishment acceptance, acquiescence, concession; compromise; appeasement, conciliation, reconcilement, reconciliation; capture, fallNear Antonyms of relinquishment resistance


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