abandonment (desertion), abandonment (discontinuance), abdication, cancellation, capitulation, cession, concession (compromise), denial, dereliction, desuetude, disclaimer, disposition (transfer of property), expense (sacrifice), pardon, release, remission, renunciation, waiver
Burton's Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006
n. Abandonment of a right or thing.See also abstention.
Webster's New World Law Dictionary. Susan Ellis Wild. 2000.
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Relinquishment — Re*lin quish*ment ( ment), n. The act of relinquishing. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
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 … English dictionary for students
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,… … English dictionary for students
relinquishment — relinquish ► VERB ▪ willingly cease to keep or claim; give up. DERIVATIVES relinquishment noun. ORIGIN Latin relinquere, from linquere to leave … English terms dictionary
relinquishment — noun see relinquish … New Collegiate Dictionary
relinquishment — See relinquisher. * * * … Universalium
relinquishment — noun The act of relinquishing something. Syn: abandonment, cession, renunciation, surrender … Wiktionary
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
relinquishment — re linÂ·quishÂ·ment || rÉª lÉªnkwÉªÊƒmÉ™nt n. act of surrendering, act of giving up, renouncement; desertion, abandonment, act of forsaking … English contemporary dictionary
relinquishment — n. 1. Abandonment, dereliction, desertion, abjuration. 2. Renunciation, surrender, cession, resignation, abandonment … New dictionary of synonyms