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resigned

[ ri-zahynd ]
/ rɪˈzaɪnd /
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adjective

submissive or acquiescent.
characterized by or indicative of resignation.

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Origin of resigned

First recorded in 1645–55; resign + -ed2

OTHER WORDS FROM resigned

re·sign·ed·ly [ri-zahy-nid-lee], /rɪˈzaɪ nɪd li/, adverbre·sign·ed·ness, nounself-re·signed, adjectiveun·re·signed, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for resigned

resigned
/ (rɪˈzaɪnd) /

adjective

characteristic of or proceeding from an attitude of resignation; acquiescent or submissive

Derived forms of resigned

resignedly (rɪˈzaɪnɪdlɪ), adverbresignedness, noun
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