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Noun: demit  di'mit
  1. The act of demitting; also, a letter, certificate, or the like, certifying that a person has (honourably) demitted, as from a Masonic lodge
Verb: demit (demitted,demitting)  di'mit
  1. To lay down or relinquish an office, membership, authority, or the like; to resign, as from a Masonic lodge; - generally used with an implication that the act is voluntary
  2. To yield or submit; to humble; to lower; as, to demit one's self to humble duties

Derived forms: demitting, demits, demitted