Word of the Day: Resign

re-sign / rəˈzīn verb  
  1. to renounce or give up a formal position
CEOs resign when the internal dynamics of the company and the external dynamics of the company actually come together to say it is appropriate. Ursula Burns, 1958-  
  1. to yield or submit without resistance
One has to resign oneself to being a nuisance if one wants to get anything done. Freya Stark, 1893-1993  
  1. to relinquish
It is easy at any moment to resign the possession of a great fortune; to acquire it is difficult and arduous. Livy, 59 BC-17 AD