Quite(kwt), adv. [F. quitte discharged, free, clear; cf. OF. quitement freely, frankly, entirely. See Quit, a.]
1. Completely; wholly; entirely; totally; perfectly; as, the work is not
quite done; the object is
quite accomplished; to be
Man shall not quite be lost, but saved who will.Milton.
The same actions may be aimed at different ends, and arise from quite contrary principles.Spectator.
2. To a great extent or degree; very; very much; considerably. "Quite amusing."
He really looks quite concerned.Landor.
The island stretches along the land and is quite close to it.Jowett (Thucyd. ).
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