Đồng nghĩa của fold

Alternative for fold

folds, folded, folding

Đồng nghĩa: bend, church, enclosure, pen,

Trái nghĩa: unfold,

Verb

To envelop or enclose someone or something

Verb

To fail, especially in spectacular fashion
fail founder flop collapse bomb tank flunk crater miss flatline yield give crash crumple break bust close impoverish pauper pauperize flame out strike out wash out come a cropper be ruined cave in go bump go to the wall go belly up come to nothing miscarry fizzle fall flat misfire be unsuccessful fall through break down fizzle out fall short miss the mark abort go awry flounder come to naught come to grief bite the dust go wrong come unstuck go down like a lead balloon be frustrated meet with disaster fall run aground go belly-up be found lacking backfire go up in smoke fluff screw up not succeed lack success be in vain not come up to scratch die end go phut underperform go pear-shaped underachieve blunder nose-dive fall by the wayside turn out badly go down be found wanting go astray be found deficient be defeated stall flummox terminate buckle disappoint do something badly conk out cut out give out slip go bust not pass come to a halt suffer defeat go downhill not pass muster drop out not make the grade be demoted fade away peter out not come up to the mark miss the boat hit the skids meet with failure fail to happen bungle bellyflop lose money not work grind to a halt not come off be a disappointment be a disaster fall flat on your face lay an egg be rejected hit rock bottom blow up in someone's face go by the board dissatisfy plough go on the rocks stop come apart halt come to a sticky end come to a bad end fall short of bring to naught not show fall short of expectations fall down plow recoil rebound boomerang wane dissolve vanish disappear go amiss be abortive go under decline hit bottom lose status deteriorate play into lose out go down swinging backslide back wrong horse lose control miss fire gang agley flag cease to function run down stop functioning stop working fade out lose power seize up go kaput pack up give up the ghost languish fold up go to pieces foul up trip up slip up come apart at the seams end in defeat be a fiasco end in disappointment die out come to an end lose fail miserably sink without trace go out of business blow it bomb out

Verb

To move, or cause to move, in a spiral or curved course
curl curve wind twist coil bend arch turn spiral loop crook snake meander twirl corkscrew zigzag twine entwine roll furl writhe wreathe buckle contort convolute undulate ripple swirl lap crisp indent kink wrap twist and turn roll up form into ringlets fold up wind up curl up wrap up circle tie up whirl rotate sinuate intertwine scroll intervolve convolve spire swivel swathe enfold round spin envelop wheel swaddle curl around make serpentine wrap around encircle bow arc coil up bundle up girdle encompass ring compass gird surround incurvate begird join knot roll something up braid wind round curve round curve around tie together wind around form a ring round swerve weave gyrate hook swing sweep veer trend orbit deviate revolve circumscribe circumvent enclose embrace environ circuit circulate inclose fall off fence in hem in go round tangle ramble whorl circumnavigate divert diverge pivot confine screw skew incline inflect yaw belt detour deflect sway angle rim bound verge go around enwreath hedge in contain ring round change direction reel slither intertwist inweave go travel enlace ply warp flex worm implicate wrest wrench wring entangle enmesh entwine itself splice knit cincture tour circumduct ensphere fork lean deform unscrew divagate distort pirouette camber angle away change course careen bear angle off turn around revolve around travel round circumambulate circle round revolve round skew round billow twiddle pinwheel swish stir birl make crooked crimp crinkle make curved flow eddy spin round gyre purl turn round whirligig turn on your heel swoosh stream surge bulge whirlpool wriggle swell stoop concave incurve convex seal off besiege beset move around siege close in beleaguer delimit invest enwreathe throng trap wall in move box in margin close in on outline enclave blockade shut in inundate fringe lay siege to edge skirt close around limit border cut off encase shift redirect switch sheer pass cut sidetrack whip depart set alternate recoil focus corner rechannel direct return backslide retrace alter digress revert turn off make a right make a left pass around take a bend hang a right hang a left

Verb

To break up into small pieces as the result of impact
disintegrate break shatter fragment fracture crumble split bust splinter crumple rive sever collapse shiver rupture separate dismember divide explode disrupt founder subside fall fail disperse disunite disband dismantle detach disconnect disimprove disorganize sink taint turn break up give way cave in come apart fall to pieces fall apart break apart blow up fall to bits fly apart blow apart go to pieces go belly-up go to rack and ruin fade away take apart fall apart at the seams be smashed to smithereens turn to dust smash crack burst break down rend demolish tear give smash to smithereens crush snap buckle destroy fall in crash fall down sunder implode trash annihilate total blow out come apart at the seams come unstuck cleave slump sag tumble damage yield topple fragmentize pulverize part tumble down succumb break into pieces bust up pulverise dissolve pull to pieces make mincemeat of spall come to pieces cave break open eradicate torpedo pop blast blow burst apart disassemble wreck go fly into pieces devastate splinterize fragmentalize crunch scrunch split up wrack cream waste prang mangle finish off tear apart make hash of topple over break to smithereens give out give in crush to smithereens go down come down wrack up go out malfunction come unwrapped come to bits batter rift come unglued physically break stave ravage beat settle pash dash drop wilt crack up smash up write off dash to pieces crack open crack apart stave in breach erupt detonate distort powder collapse inwards crash in come to dust sink inwards come down about one's ears break into tiny pieces warp smash into smithereens break into fragments extinguish ruin vaporize nuke desolate decimate raze perforate puncture crump squash squish split asunder smatter impair pull down exhaust tear down do in disable rub out vaporise break into break to pieces go off be set off burst out go bang dissipate tatter shred ribbon rip deconstruct pull apart take to bits take to pieces pull to bits strip down dispel rip apart dissever drive squander send wrest cut disturb pierce pull tear in two rip to pieces rip in two lacerate tear to pieces tear asunder slit rip asunder slash chase migrate clear out set asunder scatter diverge disject go separate ways go in different directions move in different directions put to flight go their separate ways

Verb

To surrender or end all resistance to
capitulate surrender yield submit succumb concede relent bow quit acquiesce budge blink cede defer fall comply accede crumble give in give up cave in give way back down knuckle under admit defeat concede defeat be beaten climb down raise the white flag throw in the towel be overcome show the white flag buckle under wave the white flag be overwhelmed give up the struggle throw in the sponge come to terms bow to give away the store lay down arms cry uncle abandon go down accept defeat let go collapse relinquish allow resign deliver buckle go along with waive hand over go under say uncle toss it in pack it in lay down put up white flag lose admit indulge grant agree fall victim leave cave drop roll over abdicate eat crow give yourself up bow out turn over suffer defeat be conquered turn in resign yourself accord entrust consign knuckle forego play dead eat humble pie proffer stop despair desist tender cease present forswear leave off pull out hand in bail out cut out chicken out break give oneself over fold up cry quits call it quits bend kowtow soften surrender to melt backpedal unbend be submissive hoist the white flag bend the knee humble oneself tumble give ground weaken forbear fail have mercy do a U-turn come round acknowledge renounce transfer topple crumple become merciful slow sympathise give quarter show pity sympathize have pity become lenient show mercy accept confess be merciful agree to step down from bequeath part with forgo remit step aside from abnegate render die away mellow out do an about-turn come around let happen lay back cool it lighten up own keel come apart topple over give out break down come down fall apart disintegrate deliver up sacrifice forsake recognize let it happen give some slack change mind go easy on ease up on come across with communicate vouchsafe sign over cough up fork over make over give over abalienate remise be defeated take a softer line change your mind be vanquished lose out let on take on board fess up go with the flow own up to bury the hatchet avow ditto compromise recognise own up play ball with award be trounced come up short be the loser come off second-best be bested by withdraw retreat assent concur make concessions back out recoil comply with renege back off go back on cancel cop out recant conform approve back pedal beg off adapt respect retire recede balk be overcome by fall victim to lose heart yield to be overwhelmed by be conquered by give in to call off drop out pull back baulk back away backtrack scratch welsh avoid observe fink out wimp out truckle call it a day draw back worm out weasel out wiggle out shy from heed get cold feet blow it off adjust accommodate abide by obey be beaten by conform to consent to acquiesce in give way to cooperate with concur with eat your words act in accordance with toe the line throw in your hand give oneself up to lose oneself in bottle out shrink die of lose your nerve change stop trying give retract turn yellow think better of wuss out have no stomach for bottle it funk out honour honor give up hope break off halt abandon hope finish call a halt end throw up one's hands chuck it in knuckleunder cringe fawn agree with fall in line throw up the sponge subjugate genuflect subdue adhere indulge in put one's tail between one's legs shy away go backward move away lose oneself to be deferential bring to an end show white flag demur reconsider be overthrown renege on retreat from withdraw from repudiate take back hold back be overthrown by be defeated by be taken by eat dirt dishearten sadden be destroyed by be vanquished by be servile follow lie down be a casualty to be smitten by pass into the hands of drop back default on cry off pull out of fail to honour fall to pieces pass into enemy hands lose one's position to wallow in mind admit you were wrong have no fight left withdraw from agreement or statement adhere to keep chicken out of get cold feet about embrace run away retrograde row back do an about-face fall back back regroup sing a different song have second thoughts admit that one is wrong ebb retrocede despond retract one's words give back give rein to abandon oneself to goose-step to hold to answer fulfill stick to serve fulfil respond give free rein to keep to take orders get into line do what one is told do as you are told do as one says play second fiddle live by do one's duty do what is expected come to heel hold fast be ruled by get in line act upon do one's bidding play it by the book be loyal to consent permit tolerate brook subscribe buy suffer yes okay reconcile OK jibe assent to stand by submit to play ball give one's blessing to roll over and play dead give approval to shake on give consent to go along give the go-ahead to give the green light to give the nod to accept tacitly let pass give one's assent to give the thumbs up to say the word say yes to cut a deal

Verb

Bend and give way under pressure or strain

Verb

To cause to become tired, weary or fatigued
tire exhaust fatigue weary drain enervate debilitate sap wear out enfeeble frazzle jade overtax overtire prostrate tax whack bush devitalize knacker wash out break bust etiolate harass incapacitate kill outwear poop shatter soften tire out waste weaken wear do in knock out burn out collapse do up ennui fail faint overburden overstrain overwork pain sink strain tucker out wilt fag out give out go stale grow weary peter out poop out wear to a frazzle put to sleep wear down take it out of disable cripple undermine tucker immobilize paralyse flag deplete paralyze lay low immobilise indispose impair overextend conk out torpefy make weak make feeble overdo drop attenuate bore reduce diminish droop destroy blunt put out of action bankrupt overexert draw overfatigue run ragged handicap unnerve erode defeat wear on depress vitiate emasculate bedraggle languish sag fizzle succumb wither ruin wreck make weary eviscerate sap your strength render infirm make tired sap the strength of eat away overload exploit suck dry impoverish use up unhinge beat make sleepy burden take exasperate plague disempower sicken shag out drowse overdrive disembowel exenterate drain of energy oppress fade glut weigh root lessen lower subvert wipe out nearly kill cause ennui grow tired get the better of wear oneself to a shadow run into the ground encumber injure hinder hurt harm extenuate hamper mar wear oneself to a frazzle atrophy lose interest unstrengthen wear away rob from emaciate shrivel fell confine to bed confine to a wheelchair floor run out of steam run down get tired become drained break down stress out become exhausted shrink consume level corrode gnaw down hamstring disinterest disarm grow weary on turn off overthrow mow knock down stultify hebetate be tedious to discomfort pall pall on vex stupefy knock over mow down bowl over bowl down annoy be tedious send to sleep make powerless make helpless make impotent bring someone to their knees bring low leave cold bore stiff bore out of one's mind bore rigid bore to death bore stupid cause weariness bend one's ear talk one's ear off bore to tears damage spoil sabotage lame maim compromise decrease threaten impede mutilate numb mangle disqualify take out deaden benumb disfigure dilute destabilize deface batter unfit total thwart foul up hock destabilise water down dull invalidate obtund deteriorate render powerless disrupt tarnish blemish blight bloody crab flaw endamage debase cross up devaluate deactivate temper calm rough up mess up thin abate prejudice torpedo assuage inactivate shake palsy halt soothe demolish kibosh unbrace muzzle pinion hogtie be detrimental to foil freeze disenable put out of commission shoot down render incapable put the kibosh on clip one's wings take the edge off throw monkey wrench in arrest bonk sideline dismember dislimb stifle hit the wall hobble hog-tie lay up have a bad effect on make lame jeopardize pull the rug out from under stop jam undo ravage be prejudicial to be deleterious to drive a nail into the coffin of be disadvantageous to dampen clamp wheel-clamp afflict taint trash wound annihilate dismantle corrupt crush contract tie prevent from moving bring to a standstill render inoperative make inoperative prevent from working action render inactive bring to a halt shock blast inconvenience scorch smash minimize undercut detract belittle make feebler minimise demean restrict make unfit spike interfere with jeopardise screw up detract from shake up smash up louse up muck up cool chip away allay moderate muffle botch cause detriment to do harm to wreak havoc on reduce the power of deprive of force whittle away mollify sate appease relieve slake damp alleviate cauterize ease mine dig demoralise frustrate tunnel demoralize dent sandbag challenge constrict adulterate deflate mitigate rarefy lighten dissipate offset tone down throw a monkey wrench into drag through the mud dig out chip away at knock the bottom out of throw a monkey wrench in the works of queer the pitch of poke full of holes hollow out throw a spanner in the works of reduce the powers of pull the teeth of remove the sting from desensitise cauterise desensitize put a damper on defuse appall transfix bemuse daze close stop dead stun anesthetize petrify astound anaesthetize make inert shut down make nerveless daunt bring to grinding halt nonplus appal worsen disband deescalate remove the fuse from skin subdue neutralise render defenseless strip make safe subjugate occupy make harmless neutralize unarm ding queer devalue cheapen tweak lose strength make useless

Verb

To make something more complex
complicate entangle confuse muddle embroil perplex embarrass complex complexify ravel sophisticate involve make difficult mix up snarl up bedevil clog combine confound convolute derange disarrange disorder elaborate handicap impede infold interfuse interrelate interweave intricate jumble make complex make complicated mess up mire muddy multiply obfuscate obscure screw up snafu snag tangle thwart twist upset make more difficult foul up make difficulties make waves muck up render unintelligible set hurdles make intricate add fuel to fire open can of worms befog cloud blur garble muddy the waters befuddle becloud fuddle make unclear confuscate discombobulate distort disorient fog mystify darken conceal discompose muck make a mess of rattle overshadow make obscure eclipse disorganize ambiguate muss disrupt repress clutter misrepresent hide bungle botch mislead misinform render uncertain obnubilate tarnish falsify fuzz color equivocate colour taint snarl lead astray muddy up fuzz up muddy the waters of throw into disorder throw up smoke screen cloud the issue throw a veil over puzzle baffle bewilder flummox bemuse stump nonplus dumbfound get addle throw disconcert fox bamboozle faze beat pose gravel exercise maze worry implicate vex beset thicken floor buffalo wilder encumber distract concern incriminate stumble baulk stun astound perturb surprise balk astonish throw off balance catch off balance inculpate connect enmesh associate get to cause to be at a stand be all Greek to make someone scratch their head mix you up link ensnare rope in draw in wrap up in stitch up get into bear on compromise shroud dim shadow blacken bedim overcast haze overcloud mist blear dislimn shade cloud over stupefy veil mask grow dim daze deepen gray grey make indistinct murk make hazy make vague lour adumbrate cloud up blot out grow dark blind distract from become shaded cover blanket cloak gloom screen extinguish block out mantle block obstruct dusk envelop close in black out become cloudy become gloomy become overcast be overcast be overshadowed cast a shadow over dull make dim make black cast a shadow tone down grow black grow darker make darker make dark make blacker grow blacker smudge fade unfocus spot smear besmear blot stain discolour dazzle glare discolor blemish become fuzzy become dim become less sharp become hazy become vague make less distinct become indistinct

Verb

Act in an excessively subservient manner
kowtow grovel court flatter toady truckle fawn be obsequious be servile brown-nose apple-polish behave obsequiously be sycophantic bootlick crawl creep cringe fuss humble oneself prostrate oneself woo abase yourself blandish bow and scrape fawn on bend brownnose butter up cower curry favor with curry favour with kneel pander pander to prostrate stoop suck up dance attendance on ingratiate oneself with make up to play up to smoodge to be all over cave in fall all over give in knuckle under lick someone's boots say uncle suck up to go along with toe the mark lie down and roll over bow curry favour curry favor genuflect crouch rub up the right way curtsy soft-soap sweet-talk kneel down bend the knee go down on your knees be sycophantic towards be servile towards keep someone sweet cajole stroke massage oil kiss up to pay court honey up creep to truckle to kiss one's feet lay it on pay court to fall on one's knees fall to one's knees get down on knees ingratiate yourself yield defer submit kiss-up quail abase oneself before snivel abase be obsequious to toady to kowtow to crawl to scratch one's back bow down defer to get round abase oneself to be obsequious towards bow to demean oneself to bow and scrape to cozy up get in with eat crow eat dirt cater to show respect for make a leg bob a curtsy honey concede give way make up smoodge respect play up kiss someone's feet eulogize praise go on hands and knees go on all fours be sycophantic to be servile to grovel before cringe before cultivate praise to excess fall over oneself for slaver scrape invite cotton jolly debase snow eulogise smarm around surrender wheedle humor implore revere pamper bow and scrape before praise to the skies sing the praises of humour fawn over try to get on the good side of eat humble pie seek the favour of humiliate yourself try to win over prostrate oneself before cave in to be at beck and call lay it on thick lay it on with a trowel buddy up demean oneself make much of throw oneself at someone's feet bend low bow low insinuate oneself charm hand a line attract ingratiate captivate seek favor fall at feet prostrate oneself to grovel to kiss the feet of build up adulate spread it on inveigle work over work on blarney glorify overpraise soften rub the right way compliment coax persuade con compliment excessively sweeten up get next to get on the right side of worship gush over elevate puff palaver soap smooth-talk belaud talk into put on a pedestal prevail on hero-worship fawn upon beslaver back-scratch sell salve puff up flannel win over admire commend butter up to submit to politic adore soothe stroke one's ego exalt panegyrize laud pay tribute to express admiration for say nice things about wax lyrical about pay blandishments to venerate roose soften up play the game lionize rave over manoeuvre lionise lure entice tempt beguile seduce urge induce maneuver dupe deceive decoy crowd push banter mislead tantalize influence delude entrap tantalise get around argue into apple polish

Verb

To deplete, or be depleted, in physical strength or energy
wither wilt droop fade perish decay dry shrivel decline languish die disintegrate emaciate fail flag go lag sag shrink sink weaken desiccate dry up wane age become limp blast blight collapse constrict contract deflate deteriorate shrivel up waste away wizen become marcescent become stale disappear dim vanish dwindle dissolve evanesce fall disperse ebb melt melt away dematerialize flee evaporate fly etiolate die away taper trail lessen grow faint hush die out evanish moderate grow less thin recede abate quiet grow dim tire attenuate rarefy deliquesce grow feeble clear peter out become unimportant pass off slack off fade out poop out become less loud fag out tucker out tail off die on vine vanish into thin air fade away trail off diminish subside decrease taper off lower die down ease drop let up drop off fall away slacken pall come to an end remit relent de-escalate phase down ratchet down slump drain away fizzle out degenerate dissipate reduce fall off crumble wear off go away ease off waste end pass drain die off plummet quell drop away go downhill cease falter atrophy faint stop grow smaller dispel soften pass away withdraw dull become smaller calm down wear away wind down settle cease to exist slacken off trail away become less give out rot regress depart dip slow down run out terminate come to nothing cool off blur go down close check sicken lighten be no more pine depreciate devaluate deplete worsen run low wear down relax give way temper retrograde subdue settle down rebate descend quieten be forgotten calm depress break down grow weak go into a decline plunge ease up cease to be run dry curb come to a halt drop out of sight slip turn down curtail vaporize restrain scatter lose edge narrow down tail away erode moulder succumb hang leave disassemble finish lose strength concentrate parch diffuse be destroyed give in desist alleviate slow become weak molder bedim pale allay downsize downscale exit halt retrocede vaporise darken quieten down mitigate minimize become emaciated thin out nosedive cool become weaker minimise be abandoned minify wither away devolve retire relapse decrement grow weaker be neglected be disregarded fall down conk out become extinct get smaller be lost to view recede from view become obsolete draw to a close be dispelled clear out be lost to sight wear out make less intense come to a stop tone down rachet down melt into thin air make faint pass into oblivion disappear from the face of the earth level off slash set modify cut down weary clear up fizzle lose intensity ebb away peter peak mummify fall through lull dehydrate dehumidify lose courage swag loll give up sink into oblivion disappear slowly blow over rescind shape elongate bate pine away assuage relieve decompose cave in weather still mollify extenuate abbreviate retrench flow away disband squander banish slake dampen lose its effect lose its effectiveness be gone become unproductive grow barren grow sterile volatilize dent phase out thin down take a nosedive close out drive away numb end gradually retreat be engulfed unmake dilapidate be invisible become invisible get less spread become shrunken be used up cease to yield totter impoverish cripple debase vitiate lose tremble limp go through the floor hit the floor make smaller gutter expire become enfeebled become debilitated come down decelerate slack unlax coast knock down pare down make less boil away bend dangle become indistinct become vague become blurred amputate impair cut crop clip abridge soft-pedal come to a halt end come to a an end infrigidate freeze freshen ally frost break into pieces be on the way out flop bow go missing disappear from sight be lost be exterminated lose spirit break up fall back pull out return back away drop back chill out cool it become shadowy fall short cut back roll back slack up become confused stoop hang down move away go back retrogress be wiped out mute back retract move back drape take the bite out take the sting out break lose significance decrease in importance pale into insignificance go south be done for cease to be known leave no trace come to naught back off move further off sling slouch suspend lop lean draw away draw back flow back make dim become flaccid lose lustre stall take a turn for the worse have a relapse suffer a relapse get ill again get worse again tucker long hunger make less bright tire out let down hanker yearn malfunction teeter ail brood despond grow dull pack up go to pieces knock out go soft vanish from sight pass from sight cease to be visible vanish off the face of the earth

Verb

To droop downwards
hang droop loll sag incline lean swag wilt bow depend drape drop flag sling beetle bend flop hang down lop nod trail bend downward bend forward be pendent let down let droop be loose dangle swing suspend flap hang loosely string teeter slump totter weaken languish tumble hook up plop tire falter wither wave fade bulge bag hang out hang up fall down waste away become limp become flaccid festoon raise swell dry balloon shrivel let fall dip place loosely go into a decline become fatigued grow tired grow weary lose energy lose strength grow weak curve down fix shrivel up fall unevenly peg out peg up flail whip beat flutter sink pin up stick up attach append slacken wiggle toss topple stagger jerk quiver flounder overhang stoop decay decline fail emaciate lag go hang limply put up diminish fall limply subside settle faint slouch depress string up tire out wear out collapse wane fall deteriorate perish slip die dwindle ebb disintegrate waste wizen degenerate hunch regress retrograde atrophy disimprove depreciate spoil slide crumble rot worsen devolve dry up flump lessen become marcescent age go downhill break down cave in be on your last legs plonk oneself plop oneself etiolate sit heavily weather lounge sprawl evaporate disappear melt grow less mummify succumb descend decrease shrink lose courage crouch loaf desiccate be on one's deathbed be giving up the ghost be slipping away be about to die be in extremis become moribund have one foot in the grave be at death's door be breathing one's last be approaching death melt away give out constrict deflate blast blight contract be lazy become stale lower oneself plank oneself plump oneself drop down yield buckle distort founder warp give deform crumple retrogress sicken stagnate waver give way implode go out vitiate degrade debase debilitate lapse dilapidate impair putrefy become debilitated go backwards fall apart become worse get worse wear away grow worse go bad lose quality go to pot break up hit the skids be in decline fall to pieces go into decline go to pieces go down the toilet fall apart at the seams

Verb

Give permission for something to happen
consent approve agree allow sanction accede accept acquiesce assent comply concur permit subscribe yield agree to assent to accede to acquiesce in bless come round comply with concede concede to endorse give permission for let okay submit to yes yield to abide by concur with conform to give in to go along with play ball give in give up knuckle under roll over say uncle say yes give the nod make a deal sign off on throw in the towel authorize warrant OK authorise consent to ratify license confirm grant validate licence accredit countenance clear rubber-stamp give permission pass formalize finalize homologate approbate give the green light to give the thumbs up to give the go-ahead finalise formalise sign buy say yes to back give the go-ahead to give the OK to recognize shake on support recognise empower give someone leave affirm enable agree with say the word approve of give consent to give the green light cooperate with ditto defer to certify entitle suffer tolerate legalize commission condone give your blessing cave in give carte blanche legalise cut a deal give approval to see eye to eye charter go for acquiesce to let pass thumbs up succumb bow to compromise relent accord conform mandate undertake engage bend advocate uphold qualify second brook legitimize favour favor change your mind boost concur in endure legitimatize jibe subscribe to admit greenlight pass on legitimise give one's leave humour abet humor have sanctify indulge give one's blessing to legitimatise rubber stamp roll over and play dead go along give stamp of approval take kindly to get behind give one's assent to toe the line give the thumbs up fall in with follow promise jump at the chance give the seal of approval to give the OK come around recommend give someone authorization legitimate vouchsafe go with the flow cause grant the right leave green-light admit of privilege franchise wink at blink at facilitate set make law stump for buy into lap up push for make valid take up O.K. give go-ahead seal vouch for give authority for give a blank cheque to give the green light for make legal give the go-ahead for submit heed surrender soften nod show agreement toe the mark defer bow down to be guided by pay attention to play along with acknowledge respect capitulate champion comprobate astipulate back down come round to cave in to enter into be game for surrender to back down to relent to give way to reach a decision waver give way hesitate weaken vacillate adapt adjust accommodate reconcile undersign believe in signature cosign obey authenticate delegate corroborate substantiate ease off ease up hoist the white flag stand by cry uncle give the nod to accept tacitly establish put John Hancock on give permission to confer a right to invest be in agreement with give power to give authority to grant the right to vest hold with countersign bind espouse bear out be behind put one's name to adopt embrace concert league cooperate conspire collaborate join conjoin unite give the stamp of approval to give five be in harmony be of the same opinion band coadjute be in accord harmonize meet fall in band together be in sympathy equal be in accordance team up be together come together harmonise be of the same mind correspond combine be consonant with be in agreement vindicate justify sustain verify enact legislate decree live with bear back up prove ordain put up with constitute stand for defend formulate maintain promote take encourage make attest to give decriminalize give green light vote for appoint regulate codify launder attest decriminalise commend clean up lay down account for smile on lend weight to nod at give credence to testify to check out be in favour of green light stand up for evidence demonstrate underwrite initial make concessions normalize assert buttress admit defeat carry stomach excuse pronounce lawful normalise swallow advance stand stick abide effect give substance to show to be true implement proclaim vote in put the seal of approval on further dictate document argue put into effect bear with welcome sit still for carry through put through make into law give support to throw in the sponge show the white flag stick up for hear of throw your weight behind argue for check up bear witness to engage in stand behind side with raise the white flag notarize give one's consent indemnify give leave for regularize relinquish give a hear hear regularise guarantee depute lend your name to give consent for declare legal give one's word settle for be happy with compromise on contract make do with entrust give approval for give something the go ahead make binding make stick certificate nod through receive set seal on give a certificate to give a diploma to accord with make legally binding give leave to gain entertain legislate for shore up reenforce reinforce bolster set one's seal to take on board speak up for circumstantiate free up say the magic word give okay give the O.K. be big John Hancock underpin present assume bestow forward regard consider be subject to permit to grant permission to withstand sit through be doing with cope with allow to bear the brunt of undergo give nod check on declare true double check strengthen explain hack string along be supportive of sponsor see hold view prefer formally support avow concede defeat deem envisage feel order go pocket handle thole absorb bide wear help hold to appreciate greet rationalize receive wholeheartedly ally oneself with receive enthusiastically be on the side of take to heart take up the cudgels for go in for aid and abet get into take to take on show give weight to think suggest hold up one's end come to the defence of give backing to stick by advocate for be with go with give moral support to announce one's support for give moral support aid be of one mind show beyond doubt honor honour give proof of sweat out applaud stick out invite cope rationalise objectify test debunk complete reify try try on realise actualize realize try out fall victim propose command rule impose officially approve plug push answer for merit give the okay to regard as being identical to regard as being the same as consider to be show just cause for provide a rationale for do justice to show to be reasonable speak in favor of make good on give a justification for give reasons for be answerable for prove to be reasonable give an explanation for make allowances give grounds for show cause carry out conduct declare be acquainted with be on familiar terms with accept as valid be familiar with speak for put forward grin and bear it give the go ahead to fix institute transact accomplish effectuate determine execute steamroll railroad be overwhelmed by be overcome by be conquered by draft put into practice bring to bear bring into effect demand deserve identify require earn bring about make laws vote favorably jam through railroad through draw up form fulfill wage draught administer compass pursue fulfil follow through with carry off organise pull off arrange negotiate organize rate put in force get the floor entail necessitate put in a good word for call for be a defence of give ground for be a justification for explain away be a reason for be worth be deserving of offer grounds for be entitled to be worthy of qualify for

Verb

To retreat from something frightening or dangerous
retreat retire withdraw flee recoil fall back pull out bolt draw back run away skedaddle escape pull back run off recede vamoose beat it fly scram split take off depart evacuate evade run scarper shrink skidoo break go levant skip off turn tail vacate abandon decamp disengage elude quit leave run for it back off back away back out clear out cut and run drop back give ground hightail it hook it leg it make off peel out show a clean pair of heels beat a hasty retreat beat a retreat cut out do a runner fly the coop go away go back head for the hills light out make a break for it move away move back take flight bug out do a fade give way make a quick exit make a run for it take a powder do a bunk make a getaway take to your heels exit clear off make oneself scarce make tracks absent yourself go off get away scoot bail out push off shove off abscond hightail shy away make an exit begone get going remove repair abstract oneself backpedal set off set out betake oneself bug off run along take a hike disappear backtrack start out buzz off go backward take leave move cower reverse slope off get get lost walk out regress get out adjourn double back up sticks be on your way sling your hook bail flinch shrink back blow desert retrocede do a disappearing act go through shoot through step along be off move out take it on the lam draw away hit the road turn back flit lose ground go out blench return drop out scat part back up move backward retrograde push on shrink away get under way pack up pack off cringe pike off pike out rack off move along hit the trail bog off make your escape check out break camp surrender yield balk lam vanish book avoid duck out shun scamper shoo peel off dig out sally forth get off hamba voetsak quail be gone avaunt head off move backwards walk off step on it pack your bags move off say your goodbyes naff off on your bike sod off take a long walk on a short pier go jump in the lake retrace your steps haul off get along nick off hop it be off with you go and jump in the lake baulk step back give up make a move retract back hide skip start grovel proceed take oneself git step out clear slip away break out of steal away say goodbye opt out leave for make a break make a start seclude oneself go into reverse take wing make quick exit hop the twig push along get stuffed take yourself off drive back pop off drive backwards get moving drive backward hop the stick pull away crawfish quake blanch retrogress issue exeunt tear off fade away resile kite duck egress dodge alight shirk spread range cruise go offstage wend mosey jump hotfoot make like a tree and get out of here make like a tree and leave separate distance oneself flake off dash off go back over the same ground hasten away run from sneak away make one's way step on the gas make for skip out free oneself break out bust out extricate oneself do vanishing act bid farewell regroup ebb wince make one's departure be lost go to one's room shut oneself away in hotfoot it sneak off sell turn away hasten spur scurry hustle speed race expedite zip dart dash rush whiz hurry go on the lam do a Skase depart suddenly take French leave do a moonlight flit go AWOL absquatulate straggle squinch turn around run scared spring abstract sell out sell up jump back hurry up make time make haste move fast kick rocks go backwards give back ditch dump go your way go and chase yourself get out of my sight recant turn on a dime make a U-turn desert under fire disassociate dissociate shake a leg go like lightning get a move on refuse slink huddle boggle spring back shudder scruple crouch start back jerk back run out on delink walk out on cop out cut loose kiss goodbye leave high and dry back down send backwards send back drop behind do an about-face do a volte-face do a U-turn lag behind fall behind slow down do an about-turn about-face abandon ship pull the plug weasel out make a dash for it leave in the lurch leave flat run like scared rabbit leave holding the bag transfer pass resign head for journey retreat to resort hie process abdicate migrate emigrate sally advance absent troop retire to go to adjourn to betake oneself to wend one's way to depart for set off for take off for withdraw to remove to draw go forth set forth blast off move on march out hit the bricks retreat from shut oneself away move out of retire from bow out embark withdraw from set sail depart from abscond from make exit from escape from pull stakes forsake travel head sail set forward go away from be gone from pull out of relocate strike out defect elope break free bound bustle break loose get free head out remove oneself career shift slip out disappear from absent oneself from run away from get out of burst out move abroad bear transmigrate walk begin one's journey stir renounce empty walk away tear away relinquish slip emerge double part company cut make a escape go from clear out from cast off decamp from say one's farewells flee from take your leave of fly from ride off break away set out from leave port give the slip step down move from haul away do a vanishing act leave suddenly play hooky get away with pull up stakes take off from wriggle out take on the lam work out of take oneself off from drag away go scot-free begin take to flight put forth leave in a hurry start off drift wander amble canter skiddoo gallop course barrel sign out go to hell say adieu immigrate bust have it away make away set about get on the road maroon march break up say farewell budge from go out of shift from stand surety post security strand void commence conk out dedomicile get on your bike get out of someone's clutches break away from make good one's escape slip through your fingers dog it flow off-load ship shove leap take one's farewells resettle run out take a walk go absent without leave go missing go west put up bail obtain somebody's release make a move from run for the hills skidaddle displace uproot transport break off ease out ship out move about circumvent flit from leave hastily defect from leave abruptly beat off hurry away split up quit the scene go their separate ways go separate ways trek storm off go off in a huff make a sudden departure get up and go storm out flounce out go one's ways make one's farewells move overseas bolt from bail out from clear from pull out from head out from yeet disengage from slope off from come away move house do a bunk from leave your country start a new life go forward sunder out burst out of break loose from come out make one's escape from sprint aim beeline scramble shoot scuttle steer veer run off from move out from make vacant make empty eject from secede become independent gain autonomy divide off disaffiliate motor hand in your notice stand down step aside give notice pack in relinquish one's position end part with drop discard discontinue put out leave harbour leave dock finish raise sail put to sea put out to sea hoist sail make headway weigh anchor hoist the blue peter be done with brush off bail from drop out of bow out of check out from break off with say goodbye to walk out of blow off run along from cast aside step aside from call it quits

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To come to an end or conclusion
finish complete conclude close end stop terminate cease finalise finalize consummate halt accomplish culminate discharge pass lapse elapse expire settle wrap clinch discontinue quit shutter scratch scrub finish off round off sew up top off wind up wrap up break off break up close out come to a close come to a conclusion come to an end get done knock off round out round up shut down bring to an end carry out dead-end let up pack in bring to a conclusion bring to fruition carry through leave off wink out bring to a close hang up set the seal on determine drop suspend go give up die desist desist from put an end to lay off put a stop to can cut out give over pack up call it a day interrupt break abandon cut off cut short call a halt to dissolve refrain from renounce axe bring to a halt pull the plug on draw to a close call a halt wind down shut off ax pause be over cancel forgo avoid belay adjourn abort close down run out abolish disappear eschew check call off call it quits swear off climax end up peter out abstain from relinquish scrap withdraw vanish fade dispense with dwindle abate ease off kick curb surcease die down die away pack it in come to a halt jack in die out forswear lay off of arrest do without put the kibosh on shun cap recess stay prorogue crown result bring to a stop come to a stop tie up fizzle out ultimate give the chop nip in the bud pass away fade away stop dead block come to a standstill knock something on the head run down forsake steer clear of come to a head forbear obstruct intermit do away with withhold get rid of lessen abjure keep from slacken cut annul reject recede diminish decline subside ebb abstain withhold from refrain scotch freeze stop work wane run its course go without refuse postpone remit forbear from put paid to bring to a standstill bite the dust ruin eradicate destroy hold back hold up come to a climax put the lid on tail off blow over turn out do finish up take a break melt away prevent give a wide berth to have nothing to do with frustrate stop trying phase out ease fail develop eventuate impede intervene hamper evaporate drop away deactivate hesitate falter top transpire stem drop off nullify not continue curtail immobilize stop oneself from restrain oneself from collapse evanish rest rescind repeal peak quash immobilise resist the temptation to disunite moderate come to rest shelve polish off decrease leave kill weaken do for dry up become invalid prorogate lead up to build up to disconnect reach a finale eliminate become void become obsolete throw in the towel throw in the sponge cease to exist pull up resist stop midstream put a lid on cap off nip something in the bud liquidate cut it out fall away work out take five pass up come out put the stopper on get off stop short down tools put a period to head off come to a crescendo reach a pinnacle restrain pull out of get out of hold off achieve succeed rise to crescendo fade out pan out kick the habit quit cold take a breather have a breather take the cure kick over close off hold back from bring to end cinch wrap-up kill off extinguish reach a crisis disrupt put the receiver down process spurn turn back wrap something up back off subdue suppress quell clear bring to an untimely end surrender despair lose heart capitulate admit defeat be beaten give in concede defeat quit cold turkey jack it in draw to a halt depart be at an end settle down draw to close put to bed cool it stop in your tracks reach a standstill forlet stifle resolve disjoin dissever separate interpose part reach a crossroads come off bring call revoke recall hold stand bring down curtain fold up be put to bed cut loose button up button down cool off be no longer valid get on the wagon hang it up sunder bag it blow off tie up loose ends clean up be through with come to the end stop oneself run your term close shop clock off finish work finish working give up hope abandon hope shut put the finishing touches to cry off be forgotten dissipate shrink taper lower de-escalate relent pall fall be through with sth leave alone dispose of switch off fight shy of not touch inhibit keep be no more fly by pull the plug calm quieten die off leave work get shut of happen occur sink into oblivion disappear slowly turn out to be withdraw gradually delay remove gradually replace gradually eliminate gradually stop using defer slip away reach a critical point reach a turning point come to the crunch get shot of be brought to an end sit out avoid doing something take the pledge be temperate go on the wagon not do quieten down phase down calm down taper off ratchet down drain away knock it off ring off turn around evolve shorten abbreviate clip abridge dismiss sink pigeonhole put off skip preclude shirk go by wither wilt sell out swing stay away from bypass put back hold over be exhausted be consumed flag back off from sidestep avert restrain from break the habit of shy from dodge shrink from rein in check out from mothball table trail off disband thwart forestall kibosh skip out on skirt surcease from escape from call it quits on ease up decay put over continue suspend proceedings respite hold in abeyance close the door on terminate the account close the books go over evanesce degenerate disestablish finish the working day lay on the table take a rain check on take a rain check put on the back burner put in cold storage take a recess put on ice take time out take ten have a break take time off retrograde deteriorate crumble bate droop baulk smash foil dash derail disannul void null overthrow negate vacate abrogate invalidate leave unfinished stop cold break short stop in full flow molder dilapidate moulder dismantle give out shut up phase something out be used up be depleted stop talking run low wear away go down grow less go dead go downhill close with finish with conclude with end with defeat hinder oppose snooker strike down wreck split up disorganize loose wrack decimate unmake annihilate destruct sever shoot roll back shatter demolish terminate with content fulfill tower fulfil please summit orgasm crest satisfy nobble scupper stymie shoot one's wad go the route max out hit high spot reach a peak reach the zenith break the record resolve into render void forego lose the thread get rid of by stages forget your lines rise to a crescendo go over the mountain come to an end with balk stand in the way of prove prevent oneself from not give in to cease to indulge in keep off make an end of put the mockers on fall out prove to be the case shake out stall bar still catch hobble staunch waver teeter dither balance stagger vacillate wobble scruple wabble limp stumble