[self-suh-ren-der, self-]


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

Origin of self-surrender

First recorded in 1695–1705 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Contemporary Examples of self-surrender

  • The two experiences that keep us together are love and work, and the essence of both experiences is self-surrender.

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    Death by Texting

    Lee Siegel

    September 4, 2009

Historical Examples of self-surrender