from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Feeling or marked by resignation; acquiescent.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Surrendered: given up.
  • Feeling resignation; submissive.
  • Synonyms Unresisting, yielding, uncomplaining, meek. See patience.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Submissive; yielding; not disposed to resist or murmur.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Characterized by resignation or acceptance.
  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of resign.


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