Give something up

According to Cambridge English Dictionary “give something up” means to stop doing a regular activity. For example I drink coffee everyday. So, I can say “I give up drinking coffee”. You can hear that phrase when people talk about quitting a habit. Like quit smoking, quit drinking alcohol.

Examples:

  • I give up taking pills.
  • I give up eating meat and become vegan.
  • My team give up working with that client, he is rude.

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