Definition of resign verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary


[intransitive, transitive]
to officially tell someone that you are leaving your job, an organization, etc.
resign (as something)He resigned as manager after eight years. resign (from something)Two members resigned from the board in protest. resign somethingMy father resigned his directorship last year.PHRASAL VERB

resign yourself to something

to accept something unpleasant that cannot be changed or avoidedShe resigned herself to her fate. resign doing somethingWe had to resign ourselves to taking a loss on the sale.resign yourself to
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