noun see resign

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • resignedness — index acquiescence, capitulation Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • resignedness — See resignedly. * * * …   Universalium

  • resignedness — noun The state or condition of being resigned (passively accepting a situation) …   Wiktionary

  • resignedness — re·sign·ed·ness …   English syllables

  • resignedness — noun see resigned …   Useful english dictionary

  • resignation — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Giving up Nouns 1. resignation, demission, retirement, abdication, withdrawal, surrender, quitting; relinquishment. See submission. 2. resignedness, patience, forbearance, long suffering, sufferance,… …   English dictionary for students

  • resign — verb Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French resigner, from Latin resignare, literally, to unseal, cancel, from re + signare to sign, seal more at sign Date: 14th century transitive verb 1. relegate, consign; especially to give (oneself)… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • resigned — resignedly /ri zuy nid lee/, adv. resignedness, n. /ri zuynd /, adj. 1. submissive or acquiescent. 2. characterized by or indicative of resignation. [1645 55; RESIGN + ED2] * * * …   Universalium

  • acquiescence — I noun accedence, acceptance, accession, accordance, acknowledgment, adsensus, agreement, allowance, assent, compliance, concession, concordance, concurrence, consent, grant, implied consent, nonresistance, observance, passive agreement, passive… …   Law dictionary

  • capitulation — I noun abandonment, acquiescence, assent, compliance, consent, docility, giving way, nonresistance, obedience, passiveness, passivity, recedence, recession, relinquishment, resignation, resignedness, self abnegation, submission, submissiveness,… …   Law dictionary

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