Definitions for quittanceˈkwɪt ns

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. quittance(noun)

    a document or receipt certifying release from an obligation or debt

  2. repayment, quittance(noun)

    payment of a debt or obligation


  1. quittance(Noun)

    a release or acquittal

  2. quittance(Noun)

    a discharge from a debt or obligation; a document that shows this discharge

  3. quittance(Noun)

    a recompense or reprisal

Webster Dictionary

  1. Quittance(verb)

    discharge from a debt or an obligation; acquittance

  2. Quittance(verb)

    recompense; return; repayment

  3. Quittance(verb)

    to repay; to requite

  4. Origin: [OE. quitaunce, OF. quitance, F. quittance. See Quit, v. t.]

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