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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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Researchers found that quitters experienced greater sexual arousal and became excited more quickly compared to non-quitters.
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