quitch

noun
\ ˈkwich How to pronounce quitch (audio) \

Definition of quitch

First Known Use of quitch

before the 12th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for quitch

Middle English *quicche, from Old English cwice; akin to Old High German quecca couch grass

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The first known use of quitch was before the 12th century

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“Quitch.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/quitch. Accessed 28 Feb. 2021.

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quitch

noun
\ ˈkwich How to pronounce quitch (audio) \

Medical Definition of quitch

: quack grass

called also quitch grass

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