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Even at the United Nations, where legend has it that the building was designed so that there could be no corner offices, the expanse of glass in individual offices is said to be a dead giveaway as to rank. Five windows are excellent, one window not so great.
Enid Nemy

Meaning of "giveaway" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF GIVEAWAY

giveaway  [ˈɡɪvəˌweɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF GIVEAWAY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Giveaway is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES GIVEAWAY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of giveaway in the English dictionary

The first definition of giveaway in the dictionary is something such as the look on a person's face or a movement he or she makes that makes you realize the truth about a particular person or situation. Other definition of giveaway is something that a company or organization gives to people, either for free or very cheaply, usually in order to encourage them to buy a particular product or to get publicity. Giveaway is also a thing that is very easy to achieve.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH GIVEAWAY


airway
ˈɛəˌweɪ
breakaway
ˈbreɪkəˌweɪ
caraway
ˈkærəˌweɪ
castaway
ˈkɑːstəˌweɪ
cutaway
ˈkʌtəˌweɪ
fadeaway
ˈfeɪdəˌweɪ
fairway
ˈfɛəˌweɪ
faraway
ˈfɑːrəˌweɪ
Galloway
ˈɡæləˌweɪ
Hathaway
ˈhæθəˌweɪ
hideaway
ˈhaɪdəˌweɪ
motorway
ˈməʊtəˌweɪ
riverway
ˈrɪvəˌweɪ
rockaway
ˈrɒkəˌweɪ
stairway
ˈstɛəˌweɪ
stowaway
ˈstəʊəˌweɪ
takeaway
ˈteɪkəˌweɪ
towaway
ˈtəʊəˌweɪ
walkaway
ˈwɔːkəˌweɪ
waterway
ˈwɔːtəˌweɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE GIVEAWAY

give something a whirl
give something houseroom
give suck to
give the devil his due
give the game away
give the lie to
give them heaps
give to the world
give up
give up the ghost
give vent to
give way
give way to
give-and-take
giveable
giveback
given
given name
givenness
giver

WORDS THAT END LIKE GIVEAWAY

areaway
away
get away
getaway
give away
go away
keep away
once and away
out and away
put away
right away
run away
runaway
Saint Lawrence Seaway
seaway
straight away
take away
thereaway
turn away
walk away

Synonyms and antonyms of giveaway in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «GIVEAWAY»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «giveaway» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of giveaway

Translation of «giveaway» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF GIVEAWAY

Find out the translation of giveaway to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of giveaway from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «giveaway» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

赠品
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

regalo
570 millions of speakers

English

giveaway
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

सस्ता
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الهبة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

поддавки
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

doação
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

giveaway
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

cadeau
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

memberi
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Werbegeschenk
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

景品
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

공짜
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Dhuwit
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

giveaway
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

கிவ்எவே
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

अत्यंत स्वस्त
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

vermek
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

giveaway
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

gratisów
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

піддавки
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Giveaway
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

giveaway
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

bonus
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

giveaway
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

giveaway
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of giveaway

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «GIVEAWAY»

The term «giveaway» is very widely used and occupies the 8.370 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «GIVEAWAY» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about giveaway

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3 QUOTES WITH «GIVEAWAY»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word giveaway.
1
Ree Drummond
Ninety-five percent of the time when I run a contest I've purchased the giveaway prizes with advertising money.
2
Bruce Feiler
I'd say my best memory was climbing Mt. Fuji, and the worst memory was... trying to fit my feet into the free giveaway slippers at Japanese schools.
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Enid Nemy
Even at the United Nations, where legend has it that the building was designed so that there could be no corner offices, the expanse of glass in individual offices is said to be a dead giveaway as to rank. Five windows are excellent, one window not so great.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «GIVEAWAY»

Discover the use of giveaway in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to giveaway and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Dead Giveaway
Upon returning for her father's funeral, Julie finds that not much has changed in her hometown-including her evil stepmother, Rose.
S. Furlong-Bolliger, 2011
2
Dead Giveaway
The Reverend Lee Barker went missing nineteen years ago… And the people of Stillwater, Mississippi, believe they know why.
Brenda Novak, 2012
3
The Great Giveaway: Reclaiming the Mission of the Church ...
Pastors, leaders, and students who minister to the postmodern world will find in this book fresh insight that will stir the hearts of many and spark much-needed discussion about the evangelical church.
David E. Fitch, 2005
4
Dead Giveaway
One By One Ellen Wingate thinks she_s hit the jackpot when she learns the millions she_s inherited comes with a super-exclusive condo in the mountains outside of Las Vegas.
Joanne Fluke, 2014
5
Burn Notice: The Giveaway
Ex-covert op Michael Weston owes favors to Barry, the local money launderer.
Tod Goldberg, 2010
6
Dead Giveaway: A Play of Suspense
Produced successfully in London.
Mary Orr, Reginald Denham, 1982
7
The Giveaway Box
The Giveaway Box is a look at the developing stages of friendship and self giving. New author Michael J. Dostillio has captured the warm-hearted feelings of a little boy that will delight children and parents of all ages.
Michael Dostillio, 2011
8
Dead Giveaway: A Yellow Rose Mystery
She's a Texas heiress and a brand-new P.I. specializing in adoption cases. But Abby Rose focuses more on what money can't buy-like answers in a case of a baby abandoned years ago and a present-day murder.
Leann Sweeney, 2005
9
The green truck garden giveaway: a neighborhood story and ...
When two people pass out seeds and gardening supplies, neighbors who claim to have no interest in gardening are transformed into a community of gardeners. Includes information on gardening and related topics.
Jacqueline Briggs Martin, 1997
10
Sammy Keyes and the Dead Giveaway
From the Hardcover edition.
Wendelin Van Draanen, 2008

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «GIVEAWAY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term giveaway is used in the context of the following news items.
1
John Deere Gator Giveaway
KCBD NewsChannel 11 and area John Deere dealers are joining together to give away a brand new 2015 John Deere 1025R Sub Compact Utility Tractor, with ... «KCBD-TV, Jul 15»
2
SOS rallying support for its socks, shoes giveaway
Children often need new shoes and socks when going back to school, which is why Serving On the Streets (S.O.S.) is looking for support with ... «Brazil Times, Jul 15»
3
Rock the Barn Ticket Giveaway
The Rock the Barn Ticket Giveaway (“Contest” or “Sweepstakes”) begins on July 6, 2015 at 12:01AM Eastern Time (“ET”) and ends on July 10, ... «WKBW-TV, Jul 15»
4
100 patients charity giveaway dental caring during Smiles from a …
100 patients charity giveaway dental caring during Smiles from a Heart in ... a few smiles now with their annual giveaway dental caring event. «HeartZine, Jul 15»
5
Kids Ivy & Bean Book Giveaway - Youth Desk
Pick up a free book to read in preparation for Ivy & Bean author, Annie Barrows' visit to the Teton County Library on Aug. 5. While supplies last. Location: Youth ... «Jackson Hole News&Guide, Jul 15»
6
Annual clothing giveaway is Saturday
Kendra Peppard sorts baby clothes for the Community Clothing Giveaway in 2014 at this year's new, additional location, Wasilla Lake Church ... «Mat-Su Valley Frontiersman, Jul 15»
7
Giveaway – Win Accidental Love on DVD
Small-town waitress, Alice, (Jessica Biel) is just about to get proposed to by her boyfriend Scott, (James Marsden) when a nail gets accidentally ... «Flickering Myth, Jul 15»
8
HOT NEWS Skyforge Founder's Pack Giveaway [COMPLETE!]
HOT NEWS Skyforge Founder's Pack Giveaway [COMPLETE!] LATEST ... Home Manifesto Skyforge Founder's Pack Giveaway [COMPLETE!] ... «Game Revolution, Jul 15»
9
Giveaway – Win a limited edition Ted 2 cuddly toy with the Flickering …
Just share our July episode (below) on Twitter with #FMTV to enter the giveaway. The competition closes at midnight on Friday, July 31st. «Flickering Myth, Jul 15»
10
Bills Fanatics 14000 Fan Giveaway - Special Drawing
We have done this before, helping to promote a giveaway through our friends over at Bills Fanatics. This giveaway is a special drawing for the ... «Buffalo Low Down, Jul 15»

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