What is the difference between Abdicate and Resign and Relinquish?




What is the difference between Abdicate and Resign and Relinquish? :


Abdicate :

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A ) Resign from or formally renounce the throne

The King of Egypt abdicated about thirty years ago.


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B ) Formally give up power or a high official position

He has abdicated all responsibilities in the affair.


Resign :

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A ) Give up a job or a position

I resigned my post as Chairman of This Company.

She resigned her directorship and left the firm.


Relinquish :

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A ) Give up or cease to feel or practice something

You should relinquish bad habits.

The relinquished their struggle for power.


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B ) Give up or renounce a claim or surrender something

I relinquished the possession of the house in favour of my brother.


(
C ) Release or cease to hold somebody or something

Do not relinquish your hold on her.











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