Exit meaning

ĕgzĭt, ĕksĭt
The definition of an exit is a departure or a place for a departure.

An example of an exit is door to use to leave a building.

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The act of going away or out.
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Exit is defined as to leave or go out of.

An example of to exit is to walk out of a door.

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A passage or way out.

An emergency exit in a theater; took the second exit on the throughway.

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The departure of a performer from the stage.
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(comput.) To finish using and close (a program)
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Death.
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To make one's exit; depart.
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To go out of; leave.

Exited the plane through a rear door.

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(computers) To terminate the execution of (an application).

Exited the subroutine.

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An actor's departure from the stage.
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A going out; departure.
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A way out; doorway or passage leading out.
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A ramp or road leading from an expressway.
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He (or she) leaves the stage.
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To leave; depart.
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To leave (a building, road, vehicle, etc.)

She will exit the plane at Atlanta.

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(1) To get out of the current mode or quit the program. Contrast with launch.
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A way out.

He was looking for the exit and got lost.

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A passage or gate from inside someplace to the outside, outgang.

She stood at the exit of the house looking back and waving at those inside.

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The action of leaving.

He made his exit at the opportune time.

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To go out.
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Origin of exit

  • From Latin third person sing. of exīre to go out ex- ex- īre to go ei- in Indo-European roots N., sense 2, from Latin exitus from past participle of exīre

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From exit (“he, she, or it goes out, departs, or exits”), the third-person singular present active indicative form of exeō (“I go out”, “I depart”, “I exit”); or,

    From Wiktionary

  • From exit-, the stem of exitus (“a going out”, “a departure”), the perfect passive participle of exeō.

    From Wiktionary