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demit Explained

démit at French => English Of Explained:

dismissed

demit at Indonesian => English Of Explained:

lihat: setan

Demit at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Demit \De*mit"\, n.
The act of demitting; also, a letter, certificate, or the
like, certifying that a person has (honorably) demitted, as
from a Masonic lodge.

Demit \De*mit"\, v. i. [F. d['e]mettre to remove, se d['e]mettre
to resign; d['e]- (L. dis-) + mettre to put, fr. L. mittere
to send. Cf. {Dismiss}.]
To lay down or relinquish an office, membership, authority,
or the like; to resign, as from a Masonic lodge; -- generally
used with an implication that the act is voluntary.

Demit \De*mit"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Demitted}; p. pr. & vb. n.
{Demitting}.] [L. demittere to send or bring down, to lower;
de- + mittere to send. Cf. {Demise}.]
1. To let fall; to depress. [R.]

They [peacocks] demit and let fall the same [i. e.,
their train]. --Sir T.
Browne.

2. To yield or submit; to humble; to lower; as, to demit
one's self to humble duties. [R.]

3. To lay down, as an office; to resign. [Scot.]

General Conway demitted his office. --Hume.

demit at English (WD) Of Explained:

Inter: also » démit|démît

English

Etymology

From Inter: etyl » la Inter: term » demitto|dēmittō|send or bring down, let fall|lang=la.

Verb

Inter: en-verb » demit|t|ed
  • Inter: transitiv » e To let fall; to depress; to yield.

    Related terms

    * demise
    • demission

      Anagrams

      * timed


    Latin

    Verb

    Inter: la-verb-form » dēmit
  • Inter: conjugation of » demo|dēmō|3|s|pres|act|ind|lang=la

  • Translation: ko » demit
    Translation: id » demit
    Translation: kn » demit
    Translation: mg » demit
    Translation: vi » demit
    Translation: zh » demit

    démit at English (WD) Of Explained:

    Inter: also » demit|démît

    French

    Verb

    démit
  • The third-person singular indicative past historic of démettre.

    Anagrams

    * médit, médît

  • Category: Category - :French verb forms|demit
    Translation: fr » démit
    Translation: fi » démit
    Translation: sv » démit

    démît at English (WD) Of Explained:

    Inter: also » demit|démit

    French

    Verb

    démît
  • The third-person singular subjunctive imperfect of démettre.

    Anagrams

    * médit, médît

  • Category: Category - :French verb forms|demit
    Translation: fr » démît
    Translation: fi » démît