Student Thesaurus

One entry found for quietus.
Entry Word: quietus
Function: noun
Text: 1 a freeing from an obligation or responsibility <was granted a quietus on the remainder of the debt in the old man's will> -- see RELEASE 1
2 the permanent stopping of all the vital bodily activities <her unshakable belief in a blissful afterlife allowed her to meet her quietus without the slightest tinge of fear or regret> -- see DEATH 1