Give-over meaning

(now rare) To give up, hand over, surrender (something).
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To entrust (something) to another.

She gave the deeds over to the solicitor.

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To devote or resign to a particular purpose or activity; to yield completely.

The factory has been entirely given over to aircraft manufacture.

He gave himself over to a monastic life.

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To quit, to abandon.
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(intransitive) To stop.

Give over with your nonsense, will you!

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