quit

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Pronunciation[change]

Verb[change]

Plain form
quit

Third person singular
quits

Simple past
quit

Past participle
quit

Present participle
quitting

  1. If you quit something, you stop doing it; that is, you do not do it any more.
    It was very hard to quit smoking.
    Please quit bothering me!
    I'll need to quit typing meanings soon.
    He always quits working too early.
  2. If you quit a job, it means you are not going to work anymore. After you quit, you will no longer have that job.
    I'm quitting my job now!