give

phonetic symbol: / ɡɪ́v / 

give - English Dictionary

[ noun ]
■ the elasticity of something that can be stretched and returns to its original length
spring , springiness

[ verb ]
■ proffer (a body part)

[ verb ]
■ consent to engage in sexual intercourse with a man

[ verb ]
■ occur
e.g.)
・what gives?

[ verb ]
■ estimate the duration or outcome of something

[ verb ]
■ dedicate
e.g.)
・give thought to
・give priority to
devote , pay

[ verb ]
■ inflict as a punishment

[ verb ]
■ allow to have or take
e.g.)
・I give you two minutes to respond

[ verb ]
■ guide or direct, as by behavior of persuasion

[ verb ]
■ submit for consideration, judgment, or use
e.g.)
・give one's opinion
・give an excuse

[ verb ]
■ give entirely to a specific person, activity, or cause
e.g.)
・give one's talents to a good cause
commit , consecrate , dedicate , devote

[ verb ]
■ offer in good faith

[ verb ]
■ manifest or show
e.g.)
・This student gives promise of real creativity

[ verb ]
■ convey or communicate
■ of a smile, a look, a physical gesture
throw

[ verb ]
■ convey, as of a compliment, regards, attention, etc.
■ bestow
e.g.)
・give the orders
・Give him my best regards
pay

[ verb ]
■ bestow
e.g.)
・give homage
render

[ verb ]
■ accord by verdict
e.g.)
・give a decision for the plaintiff

[ verb ]
■ propose

[ verb ]
■ give food to
e.g.)
・don't give the child this tough meat
feed

[ verb ]
■ be flexible under stress of physical force
e.g.)
・This material doesn't give
yield

[ verb ]
■ give or supply
generate , render , return , yield

[ verb ]
■ cause to happen or be responsible for
yield

[ verb ]
■ bring about
establish

[ verb ]
■ perform for an audience

[ verb ]
■ present to view

[ verb ]
■ organize or be responsible for
e.g.)
・give a course
have , hold , make , throw

[ verb ]
■ move in order to make room for someone for something
ease up , give way , move over , yield

[ verb ]
■ break down, literally or metaphorically
break , cave in , collapse , fall in , founder , give way

[ verb ]
■ transfer possession of something concrete or abstract to somebody
e.g.)
・can you give me lessons?

[ verb ]
■ leave with
■ give temporarily
e.g.)
・Can I give you my keys while I go in the pool?
・Can I give you the children for the weekend?

[ verb ]
■ give as a present
■ make a gift of
e.g.)
・What will you give her for her birthday?
gift , present

[ verb ]
■ place into the hands or custody of
hand , pass , pass on , reach , turn over

[ verb ]
■ convey or reveal information
e.g.)
・Give one's name

[ verb ]
■ transmit (knowledge or skills)
e.g.)
・give a secret to the Russians
impart , leave , pass on

[ verb ]
■ contribute to some cause
chip in , contribute , kick in

[ verb ]
■ give or convey physically
apply

[ verb ]
■ give (as medicine)

[ verb ]
■ cause to have, in the abstract sense or physical sense

[ verb ]
■ bestow, especially officially
e.g.)
・give a divorce
grant

[ verb ]
■ be the cause or source of
afford , yield

[ verb ]
■ endure the loss of
sacrifice

[ verb ]
■ afford access to
e.g.)
・The French doors give onto a terrace
afford , open

[ verb ]
■ deliver in exchange or recompense
e.g.)
・I'll give you three books for four CDs

[ verb ]
■ emit or utter
e.g.)
・Give a gulp
・give a yelp

[ verb ]
■ execute and deliver
e.g.)
・Give bond

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