Origin of quitter
Examples from the Web for quitter
"The good people of Missouri nominated me, and I'm not a quitter," Akin told Huckabee.Abortion Opponents and Many Democrats Want Todd Akin to Stay in Senate Race|Patricia Murphy|August 21, 2012|DAILY BEAST
But Tim Garvey is no quitter; at least, I've never had that name.Torchy As A Pa|Sewell Ford
Yes, and how'd you like to have all the kids callin' you 'Quitter' and tellin' you to go play with Biscuit Westfall?Sube Cane|Edward Bellamy Partridge
"I'm afraid you're just what Sparkfair has called you, my son—a quitter," said Hodge, in a low tone.Frank Merriwell's Son|Burt L. Standish
as an insult, 1881, American English, agent noun from quit (v.).