resign

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resign(
rih
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zayn
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An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
1. (to quit)
a. renunciar
Because his project cost the company too much money, he was forced to resign.Como su proyecto le costó al negocio demasiado dinero, tuvo que renunciar.
b. dimitir
To prevent further embarrassment to the party, he resigned from his position as their leader.Para evitarle más vergüenza al partido, dimitió su puesto como su líder.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
2. (to relinquish)
a. renunciar a
After she filed for bankruptcy, she had to resign her claim to her property.Después de presentar una solicitud de declaración de quiebra, tuvo que renunciar a su derecho de propiedad.
b. dimitir de
The public has called for the Minister to resign his office.El público pide que el ministro dimita de su cargo.
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resign
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
1. (job, position)
a. dimitir de, renunciar a
to resign oneself to (doing) somethingresignarse a (hacer) algo
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
2. (general)
a. dimitir
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resign [rɪˈzaɪn]
transitive verb
[+office, post] dimitir de; renunciar a; [+claim, task] renunciar a
to resign a task to others ceder un cometido a otros; when he resigned the leadership cuando dimitió de or renunció a la jefatura; to resign o.s. to (doing) sth resignarse a (hacer) algo; I resigned myself to never seeing her again me resigné a no volverla a ver nunca más
intransitive verb
1 dimitir; renunciar
to resign in favour of sb renunciar en favor de algn
2 (Chess) abandonar
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