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Example Sentences for "resign"

The Prime Minister regretfully accepted the resignation of his Finance MinisterSome people think President Bill Clinton should have resigned because of his sex scandal.

The Prime Minister regretfully accepted the resignation of his Finance Minister.

Charlotte resigned from her position as president of the union after getting a new job.

Slobodan Milosevic was forced to resign as President of Yugoslavia after widespread protests.

Mrs. Johnson resigned from her position as head of the parent's committee at the school because she felt she didn't have enough time to do the job properly.

I would rather resign from my job than take a cut in salary.

The old man sighed with resignation when told by his boss that he would be let go.

There is a Spanish proverb which states that to whom you tell your secrets, you resign your liberty.

Richard Nixon was forced to resign as U.S. President after the Watergate scandal.

Mikhail Gorbachev resigned following his failure to prevent the break-up of the Soviet Union into independent states.

In March of 1997, the government of Albania resigned after the deadliest violence in two months of angry unrest.

In 1954, Guatemalan President Jacobo Arbenz was forced to resign as a result of a military coup backed by the CIA.

In November of 1977, the Egyptian Foreign Minister and his Deputy resigned over President Sadat's proposed visit to Israel.

The children have resigned themselves to the fact that we simply can't afford to go away for our holidays this summer.

Joanne became resigned to a life on her own after her husband passed away.

Will Rogers once remarked, I like trees because they seem more resigned to the way they have to live than other things do.

Groucho Marx once joked, I sent the club a wire stating, please accept my resignation. I don't want to belong to any club that will accept me as a member.

Find someone who has resigned from a job.


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