a dummy gun, as on a ship or fort: so called in allusion to the Quakers’ opposition to war.
a dummy gun, as of wood
[kwey-kuh-riz-uh m] /ˈkweɪ kəˌrɪz əm/ noun 1. the beliefs, principles, and practices of .
[kwey-ker-ley-deez] /ˈkweɪ kərˌleɪ diz/ noun, (used with a plural verb) 1. (def 1).
[kwey-ker-lee] /ˈkweɪ kər li/ adjective 1. like a Quaker. adverb 2. in the manner of the Quakers.
noun 1. a meeting of Quakers, at which all members, except those moved to speak, remain silent. 2. Informal. a gathering at which there is considerable silence. noun 1. a gathering of the Quakers for worship, characterized by periods of silence and by members speaking as moved by the Spirit