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give

  
1    accord, administer, allow, award, bestow, commit, confer, consign, contribute, deliver, donate, entrust, furnish, grant, hand over or out, make over, permit, present, provide, purvey, supply, vouchsafe  
2    announce, be a source of, communicate, emit, impart, issue, notify, pronounce, publish, render, transmit, utter  
3    demonstrate, display, evidence, indicate, manifest, offer, proffer, provide, set forth, show  
4    allow, cede, concede, devote, grant, hand over, lend, relinquish, surrender, yield  
5    cause, do, engender, lead, make, occasion, perform, produce  
6    bend, break, collapse, fall, recede, retire, sink  
  
Antonyms     
   accept, get, hold, keep, receive, take, withdraw  


give away     
betray, disclose, divulge, expose, grass     (Brit. slang)   grass up     (slang)   inform on, leak, let out, let slip, let the cat out of the bag     (informal)   put the finger on     (informal)   reveal, shop     (slang, chiefly Brit.)   uncover  
give in     
admit defeat, capitulate, collapse, comply, concede, quit, submit, succumb, surrender, yield  
give off     
discharge, emit, exhale, exude, produce, release, send out, smell of, throw out, vent  
give out  
1    discharge, emit, exhale, exude, produce, release, send out, smell of, throw out, vent  
2    announce, broadcast, communicate, disseminate, impart, make known, notify, publish, shout from the rooftops     (informal)   transmit, utter  
give up     
abandon, call it a day or night, capitulate, cease, cede, cut out, desist, despair, fall by the wayside, forswear, hand over, kick     (informal)   kiss (something) goodbye, leave off, quit, relinquish, renounce, resign, say goodbye to, step down     (informal)   stop, surrender, throw in the sponge, throw in the towel, waive  
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n.
right granted to a general assembly to give an opinion on the salaries and bonuses of top managers
[Bus.]
exp.
give a phone call
E.g.: Just give me a ring when you want to go out.
exp.
have a powerful impact on someone; impress; generate an emotion (positive, but also negative)
it can be used to describe a feeling of fear or a positive emotion; e.g.: "This violin music gives me the chills" or "Being all alone in that old house after dark...it gave me the chills."
exp.
do not take into account, disregard, ignore on purpose, avoid, dismiss
E.g: His boss asked him for a report, but he gave it the go-by.
v.
give credit to; to say an event caused something else.
Eg.: I attribute my illness to my friend who coughed at me.
exp.
(in an organization) set up a more informal structure/workflow/environment; give up on communication protocols between departments
[Bus.]
n.
A comment is something that you say which expresses your opinion of something or which gives an explanation of it.
n.
A directory is a book which gives lists of facts, for example people's names, addresses, and telephone numbers, or the names and addresses of business companies, usually arranged in alphabetical order.

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