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adjective resigned pronunciation in British English /rɪˈzaɪnd/

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  1. accepting that something unpleasant must happen and that you cannot change it

    a resigned shrug/sigh

    be resigned to (doing) something:

    He is resigned to playing for a minor league team.

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resignedly

 resigned pronunciation in British English /rɪˈzaɪnɪdli/  adverb

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any random process, such as a competition in which a name is drawn from a hat

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