Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations
Display options for sense: (gloss) "an example sentence"
- S: (v) release, relinquish, resign, free, give up (part with a possession or right) "I am relinquishing my bedroom to the long-term house guest"; "resign a claim to the throne"
- S: (v) waive, relinquish, forgo, forego, foreswear, dispense with (do without or cease to hold or adhere to) "We are dispensing with formalities"; "relinquish the old ideas"
- S: (v) foreswear, renounce, quit, relinquish (turn away from; give up) "I am foreswearing women forever"
- S: (v) let go of, let go, release, relinquish (release, as from one's grip) "Let go of the door handle, please!"; "relinquish your grip on the rope--you won't fall"