To formally give up title to; to abandon (renounce title); to decline recognition of (renounce one’s duty to serve).
To renounce or surrender (something owned, a right, etc.)
To relinquish (a privilege, right, or claim).
To surrender possession of, especially by treaty.
To leave, as in danger or out of necessity; forsake; desert
(Sports) To attempt to retain a title, or attempt to reach the same stage in a competition as one did in the previous edition of that competition.
To decide or declare that one will not or will no longer use or be associated with (something):
Demit is defined as to quit or fire.
To transfer (one's interest in property) without warranty as to the extent of ownership on the part of the seller.
To give way to pressure or force:
To cause to leave or return:
To give or pay (something due or owed)
To give up (a claim or right, for example) voluntarily; relinquish.
To forego is defined as to go before.
To let be or do without interference.
To quit is to stop doing something, or to formally leave a job.
To leave (a house, room, etc.) uninhabited or untenanted; give up the occupancy of
To demand, ask for, or take as one's own or one's due:
Maintain is defined as to keep in a current state in order to prevent from failing or breaking or to carry on or to support or provide.
To hold or keep in possession
To put into action boldly; employ or demonstrate:
Challenge means to stop someone and ask for their identification.
To refuse to submit to or cooperate with:
To be left or left over when the rest has been taken away, destroyed, or disposed of in some way
Assume means to fulfill the obligations of someone else's position by taking over his job.
To remain in a state or condition; stay:
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