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But just as I was ready to call it quits, I got the necessary money from a third party, who had been instructed by Bing to help me out, without letting me know where the help came from.
Bob Crosby

Meaning of "call it quits" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF CALL IT QUITS

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WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CALL IT QUITS

call centre
call down
call for margin
call forth
call girl
call in
call in question
call into being
call into play
call it a day
call letters
call loan
call mark
call money
call number
call of nature
call off
call option
call out
call rate

WORDS THAT END LIKE CALL IT QUITS

credits
cry quits
crystallized fruits
double or quits
exploits
first fruits
health benefits
its
limits
merits
pits
quits
spirits
splits
straits
the squits
to be off limits
units
waits
wits

Synonyms and antonyms of call it quits in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «call it quits» into 25 languages

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Find out the translation of call it quits to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
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Translator English - Chinese

调用它退出
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

deje de hacerlo
570 millions of speakers

English

call it quits
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

यह इस्तीफा कॉल
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

نسميها إنهاء
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

звонить, это уходит
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

chamá-la
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

শেষ করুন
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

appeler il se ferme
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Memanggilnya berhenti
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

nennen es beendet
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

それが終了する呼び出し
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

그것이 종료 호출
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Nyebataken
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

gọi nó là tha
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

அதை விடுத்து விடு
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

तो समसमान कॉल
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Çıkın diyorlar
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

farla finita
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

zadzwonić przerywa
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

дзвонити , це йде
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

chit
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

καλέσει αυτό εγκαταλείπει
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

noem dit gesluit
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

kalla det avslutas
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

kalle det avsluttes
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of call it quits

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CALL IT QUITS»

The term «call it quits» is very widely used and occupies the 13.152 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CALL IT QUITS» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about call it quits

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QUOTES WITH «CALL IT QUITS»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word call it quits.
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Bob Crosby
But just as I was ready to call it quits, I got the necessary money from a third party, who had been instructed by Bing to help me out, without letting me know where the help came from.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CALL IT QUITS»

Discover the use of call it quits in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to call it quits and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Weekly World News
R.G., N.Y. "Two of my friends quit smoking with "Call It Quits." Please rush me a bottle." — E.P., N.Y. Your Next Cigarette Should Be Your Last- OR YOUR MONEY BACK! With "Call It Quits"TM, there are no classes, no embarrassment and ...
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Weekly World News
But now, new, confirmed evidence from the Surgeon General shows your smoking is harmful— even fatal— to your loved ones and those close to you. That's why you should call it quits right now. With "CALL IT QUITS.TM A BREAKTHROUGH ...
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Weekly World News
"CALL IT QUITS" ' is a scientific breakthrough — a totally new way to stop smoking immediately... completely. And you do it without a special regimen, without attending special classes and without embarrassment If you're ready to call it quits ...
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Idioms in the News - 1,000 Phrases, Real Examples
The restaurant decided to close on Sundays prior to the Labor Day weekend and finally decided to call it quits this past week. —Rome (Georgia) News-Tribune (10 /1/2011) R.E.M., the alternative rock group that formed in Athens, GA, in 1980 ...
Peter Bengelsdorf
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Song in My Heart
CALL IT QUITS When a person gets used to being a tormentor of a so called situation that can't be helped, and has seriously been adapt to engulf, that's when you call it quits! There are numerous ways of giving unique and eloquent speeches ...
Nora D. Aragon, 2009
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Etsy-preneurship: Everything You Need to Know to Turn Your ...
While running a small business, it is important to know when to call it quits. Through the years, I've started and stopped quite a few business ventures. One benefit of being a sole proprietor is that you can move fairly fast to see whether ...
Jason Malinak, 2012
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Grammatical Number in English Nouns: An Empirical and ...
In a manner of speaking, accomplishing repayment or retaliation is a prelude or prerequisite for getting rid of a creditor, competitor or opponent, for terminating one's relationship with him. It may very well be from this perspective that call it quits ...
Mark A. Wickens, 1992
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This Time Next Year
Call it quits! Call it quits, my arse! I pay thirty-five pounds for a charlatan to come — late — and de-sock my pipes and he calls it quits. I call it daylight robbery. I'm going to check out evening classes; there must be some on home maintenance ...
Liz Hinds
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Special Care: Medical Decisions at the Beginning of Life
At what point do we call it quits?" That happened recently with a baby. A slightly premature kid who had an overwhelming infection. His mother was a nurse and his father was an obstetrician. As much technology went into this kid as we had to  ...
Fred M. Frohock, 1986
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Boy's Guide to Girls: 30 Pointers You Won't Get from Your ...
has a good reason and says she's sorry, but it's driving you crazy. HANG IN THERE CALL IT QUITS #3: You can't reach your girlfriend on her cell phone. This has been going on for a while. When you ask where she's been, she won't tell you.
Frank C. Hawkins, 2012

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CALL IT QUITS»

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Citing insurance cost, Lancers call it quits
After four seasons, the Rochester Lancers are done — telling their players and season-ticket holders on Monday that skyrocketing insurance ... «Rochester Democrat and Chronicle, Jul 15»
2
Kourtney Kardashian And Scott Disick Call It Quits After 9 Years And …
According to TMZ and EOnline, the couple of nine years has broken up, with sources blaming the split on Disick's love of partying. «MTV News Australia, Jul 15»
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Successful Celebrity Gossip Blogger Call it Quits & Decides to …
Necole Kane paved a way for herself with her celebrity gossip blog NecoleB******.com . Gaining much mainstream recognition, the successful ... «BREATHEcast, Jul 15»
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Former Sepultura Star: 'Current Line-up Should Call It Quits'
Former Sepultura Star: 'Current Line-up Should Call It Quits' ... Has Urged The Members Of His Former Band Sepultura To Call It Quits. «Contactmusic.com, Jul 15»
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Yoo may call it quits
Saenuri Party floor leader Yoo Seung-min may find it harder to hold onto his job because he should be held accountable for ditching a ... «Korea Times, Jul 15»
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Cricket-Australia diminished after Harris forced to call it quits
SYDNEY, July 5 It was a brief, late-life test career that always seemed to be a match-at-a-time proposition but paceman Ryan "Ryno" Harris ... «Reuters, Jul 15»
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Top longtime executives call it quits at MTS
Top longtime executives call it quits at MTS. By: Martin Cash Posted: 3:00 AM | Comments: Tweet; Post; Reddit; ShareThis; Print; Email. «Winnipeg Free Press, Jul 15»
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Chris Martin and Jennifer Lawrence call it quits
Chris Martin and Jennifer Lawrence have reportedly parted ways because their relationship "ran its course". The Coldplay frontman and ... «RTE.ie, Jul 15»
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Jennifer Garner, Ben Affleck call it quits after 10-year marriage
LOS ANGELES — As regulars at a local farmer's market, Ben Affleck, Jennifer Garner and their three young children looked like the perfect ... «Toronto Star, Jun 15»
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Alcatel And Cyanogen Inc. Call It Quits On The Hero 2+ Smartphone
alcatel-hero-cyan-710x414 If you were looking forward to another smartphone launching with the Cyanogen ROM preinstalled on it, you might ... «Ubergizmo, Jun 15»

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