Give one's self away

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Give one's self away to betray one's secret by a slip of the tongue, &c
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A.S. giefan; Goth. giban, Ger. geben.

Usage

In literature:

There is no giving one's self away in this, nor yet any undue presumption.
"Odd Bits of History" by Henry W. Wolff
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