give one best

give one best
 Admit defeat by one.

A concise dictionary of English slang (2nd edition) . . 2015.

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  • give — [c]/gɪv / (say giv) verb (gave, given, giving) –verb (t) 1. to deliver freely; bestow; hand over: to give someone a present. 2. to deliver to another in exchange for something; pay. 3. to pass over to: give me that book, please. 4. to grant… …  

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