relinquishment

  • 1 relinquishment — index abandonment (desertion), abandonment (discontinuance), abdication, cancellation, capitulation, cession …

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  • 2 Relinquishment — Re*lin quish*ment ( ment), n. The act of relinquishing. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 Relinquishment — I (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Relinquishment >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 relinquishment relinquishment abandonment Sgm: N 1 desertion desertion defection secession withdrawal Sgm: N 1 cave of Adullam cave of Adullam Sgm: N 1 nolle prosequi …

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  • 4 relinquishment — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Giving up Nouns 1. (of an object) relinquishment, abandonment, expropriation, dereliction; cession, surrender, dispensation; resignation, abdication; abnegation, rejection; riddance. See discontinuance,… …

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  • 5 relinquishment — relinquish ► VERB ▪ willingly cease to keep or claim; give up. DERIVATIVES relinquishment noun. ORIGIN Latin relinquere, from linquere to leave …

    English terms dictionary

  • 6 relinquishment — noun see relinquish …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 7 relinquishment — See relinquisher. * * * …

    Universalium

  • 8 relinquishment — noun The act of relinquishing something. Syn: abandonment, cession, renunciation, surrender …

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  • 9 relinquishment — Synonyms and related words: abandonment, abdication, abeyance, abjuration, abjurement, breakoff, capitulation, cease, ceasing, cessation, cession, close, closing, cold storage, demission, deposal, desinence, desistance, discontinuance,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 10 relinquishment — re lin·quish·ment || rɪ lɪnkwɪʃmÉ™nt n. act of surrendering, act of giving up, renouncement; desertion, abandonment, act of forsaking …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 11 relinquishment — n. 1. Abandonment, dereliction, desertion, abjuration. 2. Renunciation, surrender, cession, resignation, abandonment …

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  • 12 relinquishment — n 1. renunciation, abnegation, abdication, resignation, Archaic. demission; transfer, transferal, transference, ceding, leasing, handing over. 2. recantation, repudiation, disavowal, denial, back pedaling; defection, heresy, apostasy, recreance,… …

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  • 13 relinquishment — re·lin·quish·ment …

    English syllables

  • 14 relinquishment — A forsaking, abandoning, renouncing, or giving over a right. See abandonment release …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 15 relinquishment — An abandonment; a yielding up of all claim to a thing. See release; renunciation …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 16 relinquishment — noun 1. a verbal act of renouncing a claim or right or position etc. • Syn: ↑relinquishing • Derivationally related forms: ↑relinquish (for: ↑relinquishing), ↑relinquish • Hypernyms: ↑ …

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  • 17 relinquishment by gift — index disposition (transfer of property) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 18 intentional relinquishment — index waiver Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 19 voluntary relinquishment — index waiver Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 20 abandonment — The surrender, relinquishment, disclaimer, or cession of property or of rights. Voluntary relinquishment of all right, title, claim and possession, with the intention of not reclaiming it. State v. Bailey, 97 N. J.Super. 396, 235 A.2d 214, 216.… …

    Black's law dictionary