Definition Of demit

resign from (an office or position).

arguments within his congregation led to his demitting his post

Example Of demit

  • ‘I will abdicate as king once the Throne Council with its full members are to receive my official letter offering my formal demission of my function as a king,’ he said in a message posted on his website.

  • He said he had been saying for some time that he would like to vacate the leadership of the party and on demitting office, sign the nomination papers of the new leader.

  • Mary's demission or abdication was the effective confirmation of the 1560 settlement.

  • Pathan was vice chancellor of the university for two terms and recently demitted the office.

  • Responding to criticism about his performance and calls for him to demit office, Joseph told his audience, which included the Deputy Commissioner of Police, ‘People may say all kinds of things.’

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