What does the word quit mean?

Usage examples for quit

  1. Still quite at large, free to consider still, To keep, pursue, or quit her: I, alas! – The Comedies of Terence by Publius Terentius Afer
  2. I had every reason to believe that Miss Carlyon was still there with her friends, unless our visit to the place had been a warning to them to quit it. – Hurricane Hurry by W.H.G. Kingston
  3. And I'm not going to quit them. – In the Heart of a Fool by William Allen White