Examples of quietus
<was granted a quietus on the remainder of the debt in the old man's will>
<her unshakable belief in a blissful afterlife allowed her to meet her quietus without the slightest tinge of fear or regret>
Origin of quietus
Middle English quietus est, from Medieval Latin, he is quit, formula of discharge from obligation
First Known Use: 1540
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