resigned


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re·signed

 (rĭ-zīnd′)
adj.
Feeling or marked by resignation; acquiescent: "I like trees because they seem more resigned to the way they have to live than other things do" (Willa Cather).

re·sign′ed·ly (-zī′nĭd-lē) adv.
re·sign′ed·ness n.

resigned

(rɪˈzaɪnd)
adj
characteristic of or proceeding from an attitude of resignation; acquiescent or submissive
resignedly adv
reˈsignedness n

re•signed

(rɪˈzaɪnd)

adj.
1. submissive or acquiescent.
2. characterized by or indicative of resignation.
[1645–55]
re•sign′ed•ly, adv.
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resigned

resigned

adjective
1. Submitting without objection or resistance:
2. Enduring or capable of enduring hardship or inconvenience without complaint:
Translations
مُذْعِن، مُسَلِّم بأمْرِه، مُسْتَسْلِم
smířený
beletörõdõ
sáttur
zmierený
boyun eğmetevekkül

resigned

[rɪˈzaɪnd] ADJresignado (to a)

resigned

[rɪˈzaɪnd] adjrésigné(e)
to be resigned to sth → être résigné(e) à qch

resigned

adj personresigniert; to become resigned to somethingsich mit etw abfinden; I was resigned to walking, when …ich hatte mich schon damit abgefunden, zu Fuß gehen zu müssen, als …; to be resigned to one’s fatesich in sein Schicksal ergeben haben; to give a resigned shrugresigniert die or mit den Achseln zucken

resigned

[rɪˈzaɪnd] adjrassegnato/a

resign

(rəˈzain) verb
1. to leave a job etc. If he criticizes my work again I'll resign; He resigned (from) his post.
2. (with to) to make (oneself) accept (a situation, fact etc) with patience and calmness. He has resigned himself to the possibility that he may never walk again.
resignation (rezigˈneiʃən) noun
1. the act of resigning.
2. a letter etc stating that one is resigning. You will receive my resignation tomorrow.
3. (the state of having or showing) patient, calm acceptance (of a situation, fact etc). He accepted his fate with resignation.
reˈsigned adjective
(often with to) having or showing patient, calm acceptance (of a fact, situation etc). He is resigned to his fate.
References in classic literature ?
There were other children beside, and two nurse-maids followed, looking disagreeable and resigned.
A few brief and hurried words served to explain the state of things to both parties; and then Hawkeye, pointing out the Sagamore to his band, resigned the chief authority into the hands of the Mohican chief.
It was on the first of May, in the year 1769, that I resigned my domestic happiness for a time, and left my family and peaceable habitation on the Yadkin River, in North-Carolina, to wander through the wilderness of America, in quest of the country of Kentucke, in company with John Finley, John Stewart, Joseph Holden, James Monay, and William Cool.
said Christie, slowly removing her bonnet in the same resigned way.
She therefore turned to Phoebe, and resigned the task into the young girl's hands.
Besides, my boy, he has a wife --not three voyages wedded --a sweet, resigned girl.
I'm going home quite resigned, you understand, as if all was over.
When the subject has refused allegiance, and the officer has resigned from office, then the revolution is accomplished.
We can only grieve, and be resigned, and pray for the soul of him who falls unfairly by the arm of the law, and that his fel- lows may be few.
We played robber now and then about a month, and then I resigned.
Well," says I, "I reckon I ought to be ashamed of myself, but the fact is I left them laying around that day I resigned from the choir.
As it was impossible, however, now to prevent their coming, Lady Middleton resigned herself to the idea of it, with all the philosophy of a well-bred woman, contenting herself with merely giving her husband a gentle reprimand on the subject five or six times every day.