- Resigned is defined as you gave notice you were leaving your job, or have accepted and come to terms with some less-than-desirable reality.
- When you let your boss know you are leaving your job, this is an example of a situation where you resigned from your job.
- When you accept the fact that you have to live in a cold place even though you hate the cold, this is an example of a situation where you are resigned to your fate.
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- re·signˈed·ly adverb
- re·signˈed·ness noun