Translation of quit in Spanish:
transitive verb present participle quitting past tense & past participle quit or quitted
- 1 (give up)(especially American English) (job/habit)
dejar(contest)I've finally quit the habit
abandonarfinalmente he dejado de fumar ( or beber etc)quit it!¡para ya!to quit
¡terminala! (River Plate area) [colloquial]
córtala (Chile) [colloquial]
-ingdejarquit talking and listen! de+ infinitive¡deja de hablar y escucha!Example sentences
- Only four out of 1,000 employees who quit jobs last year retired due to their age, according to the Ministry of Labor.
- At 24, I had quit my job, packed up everything I owned into the back of my Volkswagen, and moved 1000 miles away for no good reason.
- That same week she found an apartment in Erie, quit her job, packed her things and moved to Pennsylvania.
- In order to care for the patient, most families had to quit other activities.
- I hate having to quit a project, leaving it unfinished.
- Why do you quit your routine when you begin to make progress?
- 2 (leave)(premises/town)
irse or (especially Spain) marcharse deExample sentences
- The villagers told them to quit the place immediately.
- Abdul barks orders, and they quit base camp hastily.
- In a half an hour, I quit this place, slip into the ocean, and hassle the local aquatic life with my snorkel and my submersible camera.
intransitive verb present participle quitting past tense & past participle quit or quitted
- 1 (stop)(especially American English)quit while you're ahead
pararretírate ahora que vas ganandoI quit!¡me voy!(from job) ¡yo renuncio!
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