resignation

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  • Info A resignation is the formal act of giving up or quitting one's office or position. more...
  • Four days later he announced his resignation and offered his seat to the party.
  • This was not enough for his enemies, who called for his resignation as president.
  • His by-election defeat resulted in his resignation as party leader.
  • Games may also be won by resignation, for example if a player has lost a large group of stones.
  • The committee members realised that his resignation would mean the end of the party.
  • They concluded the Games could not be held, and offered their resignation.
  • But she interpreted his silence after that as his resignation as foreign editor.
  • One source reports his resignation to have been forced due to his unpopularity.
  • He was re-elected soon after his resignation.
  • His resignation was due to differences with the home government on the question of the future government of the province.
  • However, the Senate opposed his proposal and opposition grew until his resignation as prime minister.
  • The protests grew into a student movement that demanded the resignation of the police chief, among other things.
  • Diggle announced his resignation as the writer of the series shortly before his first issue went on sale.
  • It is believed that the president is being held in a garrison in the capital city with his resignation being sought.
  • Following the resignation, there was great controversy about who was in the right and who was in the wrong.
  • In September he resigned his position as commander in chief, but his resignation was not accepted by the president.
  • His unprecedented act of immediate resignation was also considered showing a lack of respect for his position.
  • Just two days before his killing he tendered his resignation from the post of tourism minister.
  • Directors may also leave office by resignation or death.
  • Speculation about his ill health increased after his resignation from the presidency.
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Words starting with resignation

Meaning of resignation

  • noun Acceptance of despair
  • noun The act of giving up (a claim or office or possession etc.)
  • noun A formal document giving notice of your intention to resign
    he submitted his resignation as of next month