Phrasal Verbs With 'Give Away'

We have 8 phrasal verb definitions related to 'Give Away'.

Give away

Meaning:

Entrust your daughter to her husband through the marriage ceremony

Example:

He GAVE his daughter AWAY and told the groom to look after her.

Give away

Meaning:

Tell a secret, often unintentionally

Example:

She didn't GIVE anything AWAY about the party so it came as a complete surprise to me.

Give away

Meaning:

Distribute something for free

Example:

In this issue of the magazine, they are giving away a free DVD.

Give away

Meaning:

Give without asking for or expecting payment

Example:

He decided to GIVE his new album AWAY in a magazine.

Give away

Meaning:

Give an advantage to your opponent in a sport by making a mistake, playing badly, etc

Example:

They GAVE AWAY two goals in the first half.

Give away

Meaning:

Give an unwanted baby to people to bring up

Example:

She had to GIVE her baby AWAY as she couldn't afford to bring it up.

Give away

Meaning:

Betray, report to authorities

Example:

The gang GAVE him AWAY to the police.

Give away

Meaning:

Give a weight advantage to an opponent in boxing

Example:

He is GIVING AWAY thirty pounds to the challenger.

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