self-surrender

[ self-suh-ren-der, self- ]
/ ˈsɛlf səˈrɛn dər, ˌsɛlf- /

noun

the surrender or yielding up of oneself, one's will, affections, etc., as to another person, an influence, or a cause.

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Origin of self-surrender

First recorded in 1695–1705
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