Pronunciation: (eg'zit, ek'sit),[key] —n. 1. a way or passage out: Please leave the theater by the nearest exit. 2. any of the marked ramps or spurs providing egress from a highway: Take the second exit after the bridge for the downtown shopping district. 3. a going out or away; departure: to make one's exit. 4. a departure of an actor from the stage as part of the action of a play.
5. Also called ex'it card".Bridge.a card that enables a player to relinquish the lead when having it is a disadvantage.
—v.i. 1. to go out; leave.
2. Bridge.to play an exit card.
—v.t. to leave; depart from: Sign out before you exit the building.
Pronunciation: (eg'zit, ek'sit),[key] —v.i. (he or she) goes offstage (used as a stage direction, often preceding the name of the character): Exit Falstaff.