give of
phrasal to make available ; provide generously <
freely gave of their time
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  • give of oneself — {v. phr.}, {literary} To give your time and effort to help others. * /You should give of yourself sometimes./ * /During World War II, Governor Baldwin gave of himself by sweeping the halls of a hospital every afternoon./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • give of oneself — {v. phr.}, {literary} To give your time and effort to help others. * /You should give of yourself sometimes./ * /During World War II, Governor Baldwin gave of himself by sweeping the halls of a hospital every afternoon./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • of oneself — See: GIVE OF ONESELF …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • of oneself — See: GIVE OF ONESELF …   Dictionary of American idioms

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