meaning: to give up in the face of defeat of lacking hope (verb)

example:The team was down a player but would not quit.

synonyms:give up,

meaning: to go away or leave (verb)

example:I quit the bar at around one in the morning.


meaning: to turn away from (verb)

example:They quit each other after a long argument.


meaning: to give up or retire from a position (verb)

example:I quit my board seat after ten years of service.

synonyms:step down,

meaning: to put an end to a state or an activity (verb)

example:I quit smoking three years ago.