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Another word for give

Verb
  1. To make a gift of.

  2. See also:

    give

  3. To present as a gift to a charity or cause

  4. See also:

    give

  5. To relinquish to the possession or control of another

  6. See also:

    give

  7. To distribute (money) as payment

  8. See also:

    save

  9. To provide as a remedy

  10. See also:

    give

  11. To mete out by means of some action

  12. See also:

    give

  13. To let have as a favor, prerogative, or privilege

  14. See also:

    give

  15. To put in the charge of another for care, use, or performance.

  16. See also:

    give

  17. To devote (oneself or one's efforts)

  18. See also:

    work

    collect

  19. To set aside or distribute as a share

  20. See also:

    collect

  21. To produce on the stage

  22. See also:

    performing-arts

  23. To organize and carry out (an activity)

  24. See also:

    planned

    control

  25. To cause (a disease) to pass to another or others

  26. See also:

    move

  27. To bring forth (a product)

  28. See also:

    rich

  29. To discharge material, as vapor or fumes, usually suddenly and violently

  30. See also:

    move

    free

  31. To be unable to hold up

  32. See also:

    help

  33. To fall in

  34. Idioms:
    See also:

    explosion

Idioms:

    give away

  1. To disclose in a breach of confidence

  2. give back

  3. To put (someone) in the possession of a prior position or office

  4. give back

  5. To send, put, or carry back to a former location

  6. give forth

  7. To discharge material, as vapor or fumes, usually suddenly and violently

  8. give in

  9. To cease opposition

  10. give off

  11. To discharge material, as vapor or fumes, usually suddenly and violently

  12. give out

  13. To discharge material, as vapor or fumes, usually suddenly and violently

  14. give out

  15. To cease functioning properly

  16. give out

  17. To suddenly lose all health or strength

  18. give out

  19. To lose so much strength and power as to become ineffective or motionless

  20. give out

  21. To make or become no longer active or productive

  22. give out

  23. To prove deficient or insufficient

  24. give over

  25. To yield (oneself) unrestrainedly, as to a particular impulse

  26. give over

  27. To cease consideration or treatment of

  28. give up

  29. To yield (oneself) unrestrainedly, as to a particular impulse

  30. give up

  31. To desist from, cease, or discontinue (a habit, for example)

  32. give up

  33. To cease consideration or treatment of

  34. give up

  35. To lose all hope

Another word for give

Verb
  1. To provide

  2. See also:

    provide

  3. To produce

  4. See also:

    produce

  5. To allot

  6. See also:

    distribute

  7. To inflict

  8. See also:

    inflict

  9. To pass on

  10. See also:

    carry

  11. To give a speech

  12. See also:

    address

  13. To give a play

  14. See also:

    perform

  15. To administer

  16. See also:

    administer

Synonym Study

  • Confer implies that the giver is a superior and that the thing given is an honor, privilege, etc. to confer a title, a college degree, etc.
  • Bestow stresses that the thing is given gratuitously and may imply condescension in the giver to bestow charity upon the poor
  • Donate is used especially of a giving to some philanthropic or religious cause
  • Present implies a certain formality in the giving and often connotes considerable value in the gift he presented the school with a library
  • Grant implies that there has been a request or an expressed desire for the thing given to grant a favor
  • Give is the general word meaning to transfer from one's own possession to that of another