Definitions for demitdɪˈmɪt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

de•mitdɪˈmɪt(v.)-mit•ted, -mit•ting.

  1. (v.t.)to resign (a job, public office, etc.); relinquish.

  2. Archaic. to dismiss; fire.

  3. (v.i.)to resign; abdicate.

Origin of demit:

1520–30; < MF demettre, OF demetre < L dēmittere to let fall, send down

de•mis′sion(n.)

Wiktionary

  1. demit(Verb)

    To let fall; to depress; to yield.

  2. Origin: From demitto.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Demit(verb)

    to let fall; to depress

  2. Demit(verb)

    to yield or submit; to humble; to lower; as, to demit one's self to humble duties

  3. Demit(verb)

    to lay down, as an office; to resign

Anagrams of demit

  1. timed

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