quit

Definitions:

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  • To cease or discontinue: <i>synonym</i>: <strong> stop</strong>.
  • To resign from or relinquish.
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  • To depart from; leave.
  • To leave the company of.
  • To exit (an application).
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  • To rid oneself of by paying.
  • To release from a burden or responsibility.
  • To conduct (oneself) in a specified way.
  • To cease an action or cease working properly; stop.
  • To abandon an activity out of frustration or despair; give up.
  • To resign from or leave a job.
  • Absolved of a duty or an obligation; free.
  • The popular name of numerous small birds of Jamaica, belonging to different genera and families.
  • Discharged or released from a debt, penalty, or obligation; on even terms; absolved; free; clear.
  • To satisfy, as a claim or debt; discharge, as an obligation or duty; make payment for or of; pay; repay; requite.
  • To set free; release; absolve; acquit; exonerate.
  • To free, as from something harmful or oppressing; relieve; clear; liberate: with <em>of.</em>
  • To meet the claims upon, or expectations entertained of; conduct; acquit: used reflexively.
  • To complete; spend: said of time.
  • To depart from; go away from; leave.
  • To resign; give up; let go.
  • To forsake; abandon.
  • In <em>archery</em>, to discharge; shoot.
  • To extract; get rid of.
  • To remove by force.
  • To cease; stop; give over.
  • <strong>Synonyms</strong> and <em>Desert, Abandon</em>, etc. See <internalXref urlencoded="forsake">forsake</internalXref>.
  • Same as <internalXref urlencoded="queet">queet</internalXref>.
  • A term introduced by Professor H. A. Newton to denote the point on the celestial sphere from which the motion of a body is at any moment directed: thus, the earth's quit is always a point on the ecliptic about 90° east of the sun. The quit is opposite to the goal. See <internalXref urlencoded="goal">goal</internalXref>, 7.
  • To set at rest; to free, as from anything harmful or oppressive; to relieve; to clear; to liberate.
  • To release from obligation, accusation, penalty, or the like; to absolve; to acquit.
  • To discharge, as an obligation or duty; to meet and satisfy, as a claim or debt; to make payment for or of; to requite; to repay.
  • To meet the claims upon, or expectations entertained of; to conduct; to acquit; -- used reflexively.
  • To carry through; to go through to the end.
  • To have done with; to cease from; to stop; hence, to depart from; to leave; to forsake
  • to pay; to reimburse.
  • to make even; to clear mutually from demands.
  • To go away; to depart; to stop doing a thing; to cease.
  • Released from obligation, charge, penalty, etc.; free; clear; absolved; acquitted.
  • Any one of numerous species of small passerine birds native of tropical America. See Banana quit, under <xref urlencoded="banana">banana</xref>, and <xref urlencoded="guitguit">guitguit</xref>.
  • To <xref>pay</xref> (a debt, fine etc.).
  • To <xref>repay</xref> (someone) for (something).
  • To <xref>repay</xref>, <xref>pay back</xref> (a good deed, injury etc.).
  • To conduct oneself, <xref>acquit</xref> oneself, to <xref>behave</xref> (in a specified way).
  • To <xref>abandon</xref>, <xref>renounce</xref> (a thing).
  • To <xref>leave</xref> (a place).
  • To <xref>resign</xref> from (a job, office, position, etc.).
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