give over - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [intransitive/transitive] British informal
present tense
I/you/we/theygive over
he/she/itgives over
present participlegiving over
past tensegave over
past participlegiven over
  1. to stop doing something

    ‘You know how fond I am of you.’ ‘Oh, give over, will you?’

    give over doing something:

    Give over making that noise!

See also main entry: give