give notice

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give notice (third-person singular simple present gives notice, present participle giving notice, simple past gave notice, past participle given notice)

  1. Used other than with a figurative or idiomatic meaning: see give,‎ notice.
  2. (idiomatic) To announce one's intent to leave a job; to inform an employer that one is leaving.
    He gave notice yesterday that he'll leave in two weeks.
    Did you hear that Jack gave notice today?