give

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the elasticity of something that can be stretched and returns to its original length

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giving

Verb
  • "This will give me troubles"
  • "The French doors give onto a terrace"
  • "give a divorce"
  • "give a secret to the Russians"
  • "The cow won't give much milk"
  • "Both sides have to give in these negociations"
  • "don't give the child this tough meat"
  • "hold a reception," "have, throw, or make a party", "give a course , etc."

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cause to have, in the abstract sense or physical sense: "She gave him a black eye"
  • "The draft gave me a cold"

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transfer possession of something concrete or abstract to somebody
  • "I gave her my money"
  • "can you give me lessons?" "She gave the children lots of love and tender loving care"
convey or reveal information
  • "Give one's name"
convey, as of a compliment, regards, attention, etc.; bestow
  • "give the orders"
  • "Give him my best regards"

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convey or communicate; of a smile, a look, a physical gesture
  • "She gave me a dirty look"
give as a present; make a gift of
  • "What will you give her for her birthday?"

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bring about
  • "His two singles gave the team the victory"

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as in the expressions "give thought to"
  • "give priority to , etc."

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leave with; give temporarily: "Can I give you my keys while I go in the pool?" "Can I give you the children for the weekend?"
emit or utter
  • "Give a gulp"
  • "give a yelp"

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furnish or contribute
  • "give one's talents to a good cause"

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give, as of medicine
  • "I gave him the drug"
give or convey physically: "She gave him First Aid"
  • "I gave him a punch in the nose"

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bestow
  • "give hommage"

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estimate the duration or outcome of something
  • "He gave the patient three months to live"
  • "I gave him a very good chance at success"
execute and deliver
  • "Give bond"
deliver in exchange or recompense: "I'll give you three books for four CDs"

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present to view
  • "He gave the sign to start"
perform for an audience
  • "Pollini is giving another concert in New York"
be flexible under stress of physical force
  • "This material doesn't give"

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propose as a toast
legal use: accord by verdict
  • "give a decision for the plaintiff"
manifest or show
  • "This student gives promise of real creativity"
  • "The office gave evidence of tampering"
offer in good faith
  • "He gave her his word"
submit for consideration, judgment, or use; 'give an excuse"
  • "give one's opinion"
guide or direct, as by behavior of persuasion: "You gave me to think that you agreed with me"
allow to have or take
  • "I give you two minutes to respond"
inflict as a punishment
  • "She gave the boy a good spanking"
  • "The judge gave me 10 years"

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occur
  • "what gives? (slang)"
consent to engage in sexual intercourse with a man
  • "She gave herself to many men"
proffer, as of a body part
  • "She gave her hand to her little sister"