Definition of Quitter

1. Noun. A person who gives up too easily.

Generic synonyms: Individual, Mortal, Person, Somebody, Someone, Soul
Specialized synonyms: Abdicator, Dropout, Apostate, Deserter, Ratter, Recreant, Renegade, Turncoat
Derivative terms: Quit



Definition of Quitter

1. n. One who quits.

Definition of Quitter

1. Noun. (context: now rare Jamaica) Matter flowing from a wound or sore; pus. ¹

2. Noun. (context: farriery) A fistulous wound at the top of a horse's foot resulting from bruises, pricks, or neglected corns. ¹

3. Noun. (obsolete) Scoria of tin. ¹

4. Verb. To suppurate; ooze with pus. ¹

5. Noun. One who quits. ¹

6. Noun. (obsolete) A deliverer. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Quitter

1. one that quits [n -S] - See also: quits

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Quitter

quites
quiting
quitline
quitlines
quitly
quitrent
quitrents
quits
quitsies
quittable
quittal
quittals
quittance
quittances
quitted
quitter (current term)
quitters
quitting
quitting time
quittor
quittors
quitture
quiver
quivered
quiverer
quiverers
quiverful
quiverfuls
quiverier
quivering

Literary usage of Quitter

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1. St. Nicholas by Mary Mapes Dodge (1906)
"I 'm afraid the youngster is going to turn out a quitter. ... If a quitter is to wish to quit, to play no more this accur-r-sed game, ..."

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