Definitions For Relinquish


  • Release, as from one's grip
  • Turn away from; give up
  • Part with a possession or right
  • Do without or cease to hold or adhere to
  • To give up (something) : to give (something, such as power, control, or possession) to another person or group

Is Relinquish a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Relinquish is worth 22 points in Scrabble and 24 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Relinquish in a Sentence

  • I will not relinquish my rights.
  • She was forced to relinquish control of the project.
  • The court ordered him to relinquish custody of his child.

Synonyms for Relinquish

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