What is relinquish?

  • (verb): Release, as from one's grip.
    Example: "Relinquish your grip on the rope--you won't fall"
    Synonyms: let go of, let go, release
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on relinquish:

Vance V. Terrazas - Subsequent Developments
... individual affirmatively states that he or she intends to relinquish U.S ... ask the applicant if there was intent to relinquish U.S ... is no, the consular officer will certify that it was not the person's intent to relinquish U.S ...
List Of WCW World Tag Team Champions - Title History
... injured, and as a result, the NWA forced the Minnesota Wrecking Crew to relinquish the titles. 01982-09-01September 0 ... N/A N/A The NWA forced Anderson and Hansen to relinquish the championships. 0 Nashville, TN WrestleWar (1989) The NWA forced Rotunda and Williams to relinquish the titles due to Varsity Club members Kevin Sullivan and Dan Spivey attacking special referee Nikita Koloff during the ...

More definitions of "relinquish":

  • (verb): Relinquish to the power of another; yield to the control of another.
    Synonyms: surrender

Famous quotes containing the word relinquish:

    Never relinquish clothing to a hotel valet without first specifically telling him that you want it back.
    Fran Lebowitz (b. 1950)

    So that he seemed not to relinquish life, but to leave one home for another.
    Cornelius Nepos (1st century B.C.)

    Before passing different laws for different people, I’d relinquish myself unto you as your slave.
    Franz Grillparzer (1791–1872)