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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Exit  \Ex"it\,  n.  [See  1st  {Exit}.] 
  1.  The  departure  of  a  player  from  the  stage,  when  he  has 
  performed  his  part 
 
  They  have  their  exits  and  their  entrances.  --Shak. 
 
  2.  Any  departure;  the  act  of  quitting  the  stage  of  action  or 
  of  life;  death;  as  to  make  one's  exit 
 
  Sighs  for  his  exit  vulgarly  called  death.  --Cowper. 
 
  3.  A  way  of  departure;  passage  out  of  a  place  egress;  way 
  out 
 
  Forcing  he  water  forth  thought  its  ordinary  exists. 
  --Woodward. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Exit  \Ex"it\  [L.,  3d  pers.  sing.  pres.  of  exire  to  go  out  See 
  {Exeunt},  {Issue}.] 
  He  (or  she  )  goes  out  or  retires  from  view;  as  exit 
  Macbeth 
 
  Note:  The  Latin  words  exit  (he  or  she  goes  out),  and  exeunt  ( 
  they  go  out),  are  used  in  dramatic  writings  to  indicate 
  the  time  of  withdrawal  from  the  stage  of  one  or  more  of 
  the  actors. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  exit 
  n  1:  an  opening  that  permits  escape  or  release;  "he  blocked  the 
  way  out";  "the  canyon  had  only  one  issue"  [syn:  {issue}, 
  {outlet},  {way  out}] 
  2:  euphemistic  expressions  for  death;  "thousands  mourned  his 
  passing"  [syn:  {passing},  {loss},  {departure},  {expiration}, 
  {going},  {release}] 
  3:  the  act  of  going  out 
  v  1:  move  out  of  as  of  a  room  a  country,  a  bus,  etc  [syn:  {go 
  out},  {get  out},  {leave}]  [ant:  {enter}] 
  2:  lose  the  lead,  in  card  games 
  3:  pass  from  physical  life  and  lose  all  all  bodily  attributes 
  and  functions  necessary  to  sustain  life;  "She  died  from 
  cancer";  "They  children  perished  in  the  fire";  "The 
  patient  went  peacefully"  [syn:  {die},  {decease},  {perish}, 
  {go},  {pass  away},  {expire}]  [ant:  {be  born}] 




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