Manning Brothers in Ridiculous Rap Video Time to quit the field?
Upon the suggestion of a mentor, I quit taking guys' numbers and would only put females' numbers in my phone.
They used to stand up in conference and say, ‘quit worrying about it, we’ve got it all taken care of.
Hernandez still did not become a suspect when he quit working at the bodega one month later and moved back to New Jersey.
National Security Council chair Yaakov Amidror quit in June, reportedly sick of power struggles.
It is hard to quit Paradise for even such a tourney as we have before us.
Well, if it be my time to quit the stage, Adieu to all the follies of the age!
"I'd have quit it anyway if you had just said the word," laughed her companion.
Sir Isaac, however, chose rather to quit the researches he was then engaged in.
As he said this, Don Fernando turned as if to retire and quit the island.
c.1200, "free, clear" (of debt, etc.), from Old French quite, quitte "free, clear, entire, at liberty; discharged; unmarried," from Medieval Latin quitus, quittus, from Latin quietus "free" (in Medieval Latin "free from war, debts, etc."), also "calm, resting" (see quiet (adj.)).
c.1200, "to repay, discharge" (a debt, etc.), from Old French quiter "clear, establish one's innocence;" also transitive, "release, let go, relinquish, abandon" (12c.), from quite (see quit (adj.)).
Meaning "to reward, give reward" is mid-13c., that of "take revenge; to answer, retort" and "to acquit oneself" are late 14c. From c.1300 as "to acquit (of a charge), declare not guilty." Sense of "leave, depart" is attested from c.1400; that of "stop" (doing something) is from 1640s. Meaning "to give up, relinquish" is from mid-15c. Related: Quitted; quitting. Quitting time is from 1835.