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quit

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Verb quit has 5 senses
  1. discontinue, stop, cease, give up, quit, lay off - put an end to a state or an activity; "Quit teasing your little brother"
    Sample sentence:
    They quit moving
  2. leave office, quit, step down, resign - give up or retire from a position; "The Secretary fo the Navy will leave office next month"; "The chairman resigned over the financial scandal"
    --2 is one way to leave, depart, pull up stakes
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s
  3. depart, take leave, quit - go away or leave
    --3 is one way to leave, go forth, go away
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s PP
  4. foreswear, renounce, quit, relinquish - turn away from; give up; "I am foreswearing women forever"
    --4 is one way to abandon, give up
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s somebody
  5. drop out, give up, fall by the wayside, drop by the wayside, throw in, throw in the towel, quit, chuck up the sponge - give up in the face of defeat of lacking hope; admit defeat; "In the second round, the challenger gave up"
    Derived form: noun quitter1
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s
    Somebody ----s PP
    => Somebody ----s something
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