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|Verb||1.||give forth - give out (breath or an odor); "The chimney exhales a thick smoke"|
3. To relinquish to the possession or control of another:
4. To distribute (money) as payment:
8. To put in the charge of another for care, use, or performance.Also used with over:
Idiom: give in trust.
9. To devote (oneself or one's efforts):
10. To set aside or distribute as a share:
13. To cause (a disease) to pass to another or others:
15. To discharge material, as vapor or fumes, usually suddenly and violently:
16. To be unable to hold up:
1. To put (someone) in the possession of a prior position or office:
1. To discharge material, as vapor or fumes, usually suddenly and violently:
3. To suddenly lose all health or strength:
Informal: crack up.
Slang: conk out.
Idiom: give way.
4. To lose so much strength and power as to become ineffective or motionless:
Slang: poop out.
2. To cease trying to accomplish or continue:
Informal: swear off.
Slang: lay off.
3. To desist from, cease, or discontinue (a habit, for example):
4. To cease consideration or treatment of: