What is quit?

  • (verb): Put an end to a state or an activity.
    Example: "Quit teasing your little brother"
    Synonyms: discontinue, stop, cease, give up, lay off
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Famous quotes containing the word quit:

    A rotten carcass of a butt, not rigged,
    Nor tackle, sail, nor mast—the very rats
    Instinctively have quit it.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)

    When I quit working, I lost all sense of identity in about fifteen minutes.
    Paige Rense (b. 1929)

    My philosophy is that to be a director you cannot be subject to anyone, even the head of the studio. I threatened to quit each time I didn’t get my way, but no one ever let me walk out.
    Dorothy Arzner (1900–1979)