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Definition of 'exit'


  1. an opening that permits escape or release; "he blocked the way out"; "the canyon had only one issue"
       Synonyms: issue outlet way out
  2. euphemistic expressions for death; "thousands mourned his passing"
       Synonyms: passing loss departure expiration going release
  3. the act of going out


  1. move out of or depart from; "leave the room"; "the fugitive has left the country"
       Synonyms: go out get out leave
       Antonyms: enter come in get into get in go into go in move into
  2. lose the lead
  3. pass from physical life and lose all bodily attributes and functions necessary to sustain life; "She died from cancer"; "They children perished in the fire"; "The patient went peacefully"; "The old guy kicked the bucket at the age of 102"
       Synonyms: die decease perish go pass away expire pass kick the bucket cash in one's chips buy the farm conk give-up the ghost drop dead pop off choke croak snuff it
       Antonyms: be born

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