exit-n; 3 Senses

Sense Number 1: an opening, way out, of a confined space

Commentary: EXIT[+entity][+structure][+opening][+departure][+space][+confined][+building/+aircraft/+room]

There are two exits at the front of the theater and two in the back.
Remember that the exit nearest you may be behind you.
This building needs another fire exit to be up to code.

PropBank: NM
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1

Sense Number 2: the act of leaving

Commentary: EXIT[+action][+leaving][+room/+stage/+situation/+life]

He made a hasty exit through the door as more people approached him with questions.
They were disappointed by Australia's early exit from the World Cup.
There is a brief soliloquy in Act II, following Clarence's exit.
The venture capitalists want to have an exit strategy with this investment.
The exit polls indicate that Jones is winning by a 2-to-1 margin.
They mourned their friend's exit from the world. (euphemism for death)

PropBank: exit.01
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 2, 3

Sense Number 3: a designated departure point on a highway

Commentary: EXIT[+entity][+structure][+highway][+point][+designated][+departure]

John missed his exit because he was talking on his cell phone.
Take the second exit off Route 2.
She pulled off at an exit to read the map.

PropBank: NM
WordNet 0.0 Sense Numbers: 4