Akirameru

The Japanese word akirameru is a very that means to give up, to abandon, or to resign oneself to a certain set of circumstances. It is pronounced "ah-kee-rah-MEH-roo." 

Japanese Characters

諦める (あきらめる)

Example

Watashi wa kono mondai no kaiketsu o mada akirameteinai.
私はこの問題の解決をまだ諦めていない。

Translation: I haven't given up on the solution for this problem.