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resignation
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Treasure Island
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as in: submitted her resignation Define
to quit -- especially a job or position; or a document expressing such an act
  • ...it shall be kept secret even from me and Mr. Arrow. Otherwise I would ask you to let me resign.

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  • I know you’re unhappy there, but don’t submit your resignation until you find a better job.
  • She said that if I don’t resign, I will be fired.

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unspecified meaning
  • And I ask you to take certain precautions or let me resign my berth.
  • And now I resign, by thunder!

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as in: submitted her resignation Define
to quit -- especially a job or position; or a document expressing such an act
as in: accepted it with resignation Define
acceptance of something undesired as unavoidable or the lesser of evils
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