quitter


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quit·ter

 (kwĭt′ər)
n.
One who gives up easily.

quitter

(ˈkwɪtə)
n
a person who gives up easily; defeatist, deserter, or shirker

quit•ter

(ˈkwɪt ər)

n.
a person who quits or gives up easily.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.quitter - a person who gives up too easily
individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul - a human being; "there was too much for one person to do"
abdicator - one who formally relinquishes an office or responsibility
dropout - someone who quits school before graduation
apostate, deserter, ratter, turncoat, recreant, renegade - a disloyal person who betrays or deserts his cause or religion or political party or friend etc.
Translations

quitter

[ˈkwɪtəʳ] N (pej) → rajado/a m/f
he's no quitterno es un rajado

quitter

[ˈkwɪtər] n
I'm not a quitter → Je ne baisse pas facilement les bras.
She's not a quitter → Elle ne baisse pas facilement les bras.

quitter

n (inf) he’s not a quitterer gibt nicht so leicht auf

quitter

[ˈkwɪtəʳ] nrinunciatario/a
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You don't have to be a quitter, nor do you have to remain on the couch, indecisive, unmanned, and useless.
Selon le journaliste italien Gianluca Di Marzio, Eto'o pourrait quitter la Sampdoria pour s'engager avec un club mexicain.
THE cost to the health service of stopping smoking in Birmingham has been revealed as PS300 per quitter.
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Changeant remarquablement de look pour eviter d'etre reconnues, ces deux figures de proue des Freres musulmans furent arretees lorsqu'ils tentaient de quitter le territoire national : Morad Ali se preparait a s'envoler pour l'Italie tandis que Higazy fut surpris a une vingtaine de kilometres de Siwa, oasis limitrophe de la Libye.
Participants were examined every 4 years and categorised as smoker, recent quitter ([less than or equal to] 4 years), long-term quitter (+++++ 4 years) and non-smoker.
Aziz Karkach qui vient de quitter la Jeunesse Sportive d'El Massira, est nomme officiellement nouveau coach de l'Olympique Khouribga, mardi dernier, en remplacement de Mohamed Ijjay qui avait lui aussi, repris la destinee du club, apres le depart, a l'amiable, d'Abdelkhalek Louzani.
Allianz Life Insurance Company of North America (Allianz Life) (NYSE: AZ) has said that it has named Carsten Quitter as the new chief investment officer.
In the last year the North East NHS has spent pounds 4,379,000, which equates to pounds 168 per quitter, on tackling the issue.
She gets upset at the thought of me leaving, but she says I'm not allowed to be a quitter.