All Verb Noun
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  • He resigns from his job and later tells the village about what he has done.
  • In other circumstances, an elected official almost always resigns their first post when elected to another.
  • A member who resigns in this manner may stand for re-election.
  • Next, he resigns and goes abroad without a word or coming to see us. Cited from The Man on the Box, by Harold MacGrath
  • She gets her job back and resigns herself to working there, at least for now.
  • However, he soon resigns due to tragic events taking place later in his series.
  • If a player resigns, the two other players will determine who alone makes it against the other two.
  • Upon his election, he immediately resigns his seat for the duration of his term.
  • And it does not by any means follow that he loves less because he resigns his love. Cited from My Friend Prospero, by Henry Harland
  • If the directly elected president resigns, new elections are called immediately.
  • It is not that when one man resigns nobody will be found to take his place. Cited from Indian Unrest, by Valentine Chirol
  • If it is still refused, he resigns his situation and goes. Cited from Concerning Animals and Other Matters, E.H. Aitken (AKA Edward Hamilton)
  • When evidence of this comes out, he resigns from the force.
  • Peter resigns himself to the fact that he will never know his son, and leaves the Street soon after.
  • After three years with too many assignments to allow her time to herself, she resigns.
  • He resigns from the team following his father's death and the end of his super-hero career.
  • He resigns his commission to return to his royal duties.
  • Special House elections can occur between if a member dies or resigns during a term.
  • Of course, he resigns all claim to the lady's hand. Cited from Character Sketches of Romance, Fiction and the Drama, by E Cobham Brewer
  • She resigns to live out her life, but is unable to stop her growing sadness.
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Root form of resigns is resign for the verb.

Meaning of resigns

  • verb Accept as inevitable
    He resigned himself to his fate