[kwawr-ee-muh n, kwor-] /ˈkwɔr i mən, ˈkwɒr-/
noun, plural quarrymen.
a person who stone; .
noun (pl) -men
a man who works in or manages a quarry
1610s, from quarry (n.2) + man (n.). Related: Quarrymen.
[ek-uh-nom-ik, ee-kuh-] /ˌɛk əˈnɒm ɪk, ˌi kə-/ adjective 1. pertaining to the production, distribution, and use of income, wealth, and commodities. 2. of or relating to the science of . 3. pertaining to an , or system of organization or operation, especially of the process of production. 4. involving or pertaining to one’s personal resources […]
[ee-kwuh l] /ˈi kwəl/ adjective 1. as great as; the same as (often followed by to or with): The velocity of sound is not equal to that of light. 2. like or alike in quantity, degree, value, etc.; of the same rank, ability, merit, etc.: two students of equal brilliance. 3. evenly proportioned or balanced: […]
[ih-kwiv-uh-luh nt or for 5, ee-kwuh-vey-luh nt] /ɪˈkwɪv ə lənt or for 5, ˌi kwəˈveɪ lənt/ adjective 1. equal in value, measure, force, effect, significance, etc.: His silence is equivalent to an admission of guilt. 2. corresponding in position, function, etc.: In some ways their prime minister is equivalent to our president. 3. Geometry. having […]
[fey-muh s] /ˈfeɪ məs/ adjective 1. having a widespread reputation, usually of a favorable nature; renowned; celebrated: a famous writer. Synonyms: famed, notable, illustrious. Antonyms: unknown, obscure. 2. Informal. first-rate; excellent: The singer gave a famous performance. 3. notorious (used pejoratively). /ˈfeɪməs/ adjective 1. known to or recognized by many people; renowned 2. (informal) excellent; […]