Definitions for quit

Definitions for (verb) quit

Main entry: quit, throw in, throw in the towel, drop by the wayside, drop out, fall by the wayside, chuck up the sponge, give up

Definition: give up in the face of defeat of lacking hope; admit defeat

Usage: In the second round, the challenger gave up

Main entry: take leave, depart, quit

Definition: go away or leave

Main entry: foreswear, relinquish, renounce, quit

Definition: turn away from; give up

Usage: I am foreswearing women forever

Main entry: resign, quit, leave office, step down

Definition: give up or retire from a position

Usage: The Secretary of the Navy will leave office next month; The chairman resigned over the financial scandal

Main entry: cease, quit, give up, stop, discontinue, lay off

Definition: put an end to a state or an activity

Usage: Quit teasing your little brother

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