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Verb: give the gate
Usage: US, informal
  1. Terminate a relationship abruptly
    - give the axe [informal], give the bounce [US, informal]

Derived forms: gave the gate, giving the gate, given the gate, gives the gate

Type of: break, break up, part, separate, split, split up