Student Thesaurus

One entry found for quittance.
Entry Word: quittance
Function: noun
Text: 1 a freeing from an obligation or responsibility <the indentured servant obtained a quittance from his master stating he was free to leave and was no longer required to work> -- see RELEASE 1
2 payment to another for a loss or injury <the court awarded the plaintiff a substantial quittance for bodily injury and emotional distress> -- see COMPENSATION 1