Meaning of “exit” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun [ C ] us uk /ˈeksɪt/
Extra Examples
We made a mad dash for the exit.We groped our way through the smoke to the exit.He left by the side exit.She tried to find a parking spot near the exit of the car park.He followed the man out through the exit.

A2 the door or gate that you use to leave a public building or place:

a fire exit
an emergency exit

the act of leaving a place:

Sue made a quick exit when she saw Mick come in.

A2 a road that you use to leave a motorway (= wide, fast road) or roundabout (= place where three or more main roads meet):

Take the third exit at the next roundabout.

(Definition of “exit noun” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)