- quite used 7 times.
- First Reference: Genesis 31:15
- Last Reference: Habakkuk 3:9
- Included in Eastons: No
- Included in Hitchcocks: No
- Included in Naves: No
- Included in Smiths: No
- Included in Websters: Yes
- Included in Strongs: No
- Included in Thayers: No
- Included in BDB: No
Webster's 1828 Dictionary
QUITE, adverb [from quit; that is, primarily, free or clear by complete performance.]
Completely; wholly; entirely; totally; perfectly. The work is not quite done; the object is quite accomplished.
He hath sold us and quite devoured also our money. Genesis 31:15.
The same actions may be aimed at different ends, and arise from quite contrary principles.
QUIT'-RENT, noun [Latin quietus reditus.] A rent reserved in grants of land, by the payment of which the tenant is quieted or quit from all other service.