quit (v.)
remit, release from
CE I.i.23[Duke to Egeon] Unless a thousand marks be levied / To quit the penalty
E3 IV.i.24[Salisbury to Villiers] for a smaller charge / Thou mayst be quit
E3 IV.iii.5[Villiers to Charles, of Salisbury's request] thereby my ransom will be quit
MM V.i.480[Duke to Barnadine] for those earthly faults, I quit them all
MV IV.i.378[Antonio to Duke, of Shylock] To quit the fine for one half of his goods, / I am content
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