relinquisher


relinquisher
n. one who surrenders, one who gives up; one who abandons, one who forsakes

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Relinquisher — Re*lin quish*er ( r?r), n. One who relinquishes. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • relinquisher — See relinquish. * * * …   Universalium

  • relinquisher — noun One who relinquishes …   Wiktionary

  • relinquish — relinquisher, n. relinquishment, n. /ri ling kwish/, v.t. 1. to renounce or surrender (a possession, right, etc.): to relinquish the throne. 2. to give up; put aside or desist from: to relinquish a plan. 3. to let go; release: to relinquish one s …   Universalium

  • relinquishment — See relinquisher. * * * …   Universalium

  • relinquish — /rəˈlɪŋkwɪʃ / (say ruh lingkwish) verb (t) 1. to renounce or surrender (a possession, right, etc.). 2. to give up; put aside or desist from: to relinquish a plan. 3. to let go: to relinquish one s hold. {Middle English, from Old French relinquiss …   Australian English dictionary