exeunt

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ex·​e·​unt | \ ˈek-sē-(ˌ)ənt How to pronounce exeunt (audio) , -ˌu̇nt\

Definition of exeunt

used as a stage direction to specify that all or certain named characters leave the stage

First Known Use of exeunt

15th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for exeunt

Latin, they go out, from exire to go out — more at exit

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