resignedness

resigned

[ri-zahynd]
adjective
1.
submissive or acquiescent.
2.
characterized by or indicative of resignation.

Origin:
1645–55; resign + -ed2

resignedly [ri-zahy-nid-lee] , adverb
resignedness, noun
self-resigned, adjective
unresigned, adjective
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resigned (rɪˈzaɪnd)
 
adj
characteristic of or proceeding from an attitude of resignation; acquiescent or submissive
 
resignedly
 
adv
 
re'signedness
 
n

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resign
late 14c., from O.Fr. resigner, from L. resignare "to check off, cancel, give up," from re- "opposite" + signare "to make an entry in an account book," lit. "to mark" (see sign). The sense is of making an entry (signum) "opposite" -- on the credit side -- balancing the former
mark and thus canceling the claim it represents. The meaning of "give up a position" is first recorded late 14c. Sense of "to give (oneself) up to some emotion or situation" is from 1718.
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