Quietus: A Definition
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Quietus: A Definition

Pronounced kwahy-ee-tu s.

The definition for Quietus was found on Dictionary.com.

It is a noun with three definitions. The first definition describes the word as meaning a finishing stroke, or something which can effectively end something.

Definition two is a discharge, or a release from life. According to a secondary source quietus is death, or something that causes it.

And finally, definition three is a period of retirement or inactivity.

Will I add this word to my vocabulary? Oh yes!


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