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quitter

[kwit-er] /ˈkwɪt ər/
noun
1.
a person who quits or gives up easily, especially in the face of some difficulty, danger, etc.
Origin
1605-1615
1605-15; quit1 + -er1
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quitter

/ˈkwɪtə/
noun
1.
a person who gives up easily; defeatist, deserter, or shirker
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