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Correct spelling:
resigning (verb)
terminating, surrendering, relinquishing, abdicating, renouncing, resigning, ceasing, disclaiming, accepting, discontinuing, abandoning, vacating, rejecting, withdrawing.
reposing (verb)
napping, relaxing, reposing, resting, lounging.
Other synonyms:
stand down, unnoticeable, retire, humble, hand in your notice/resignation, antisocial, withdrawn, recessive, insular, unemotional, timid, two's company, three's a crowd, stay-at-home, step aside, diffident, vacate, bashful, reserved, give/hand in (your) notice, restraint, quit, resign, coy, unassuming, unassertive, preceding, quiet, backward, solitary, self-contained, modest, reticent, retreating, untalkative, sheepish, past, receding, reclusive, unobtrusive, shy, bow out, demure, restrained, keep to yourself, self-effacing, leave, outgoing, introverted.
Examples of usage:
  1. What reflection might he have, about her retiring- as if to hide herself from his gaze? - "The White Gauntlet", Mayne Reid.
  2. Darkest Deanery was once a timid shade of brown that grew even more retiring with years. - "Grace Harlowe's Golden Summer", Jessie Graham Flower.
  3. Presently they came to close quarters; there was a hand- to- hand encounter; the turned and fled; and in retiring down the difficult ground lost many men and many arms. Eleians - "Hellenica", Xenophon.

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