To bring (oneself) to accept
To relinquish one's engagement in or occupation with
To give up a possession, claim, or right
To leave one's employment
Shall we forever resign the pleasure of construction to the carpenter?
In consequence of this James was forced to resign his posts.
I am in no hurry to resign my office and be planted, you may be sure.
It was the sign it was time to resign, for her power was nearly gone.
In his last sickness Celestine wished to resign his office, but the cardinals protested.