verb (used with object), quoted, quoting.
to repeat (a passage, phrase, etc.) from a book, speech, or the like, as by way of authority, illustration, etc.
to repeat words from (a book, author, etc.).
to use a brief excerpt from:
The composer quotes Beethoven’s Fifth in his latest work.
to cite, offer, or bring forward as evidence or support.
to enclose (words) within quotation marks.
to state (a price).
to state the current price of.
verb (used without object), quoted, quoting.
to make a quotation or quotations, as from a book or author.
(used by a speaker to indicate the beginning of a quotation. )
quote unquote, so called; so to speak; as it were:
If you’re a liberal, quote unquote, they’re suspicious of you.
to recite a quotation (from a book, play, poem, etc), esp as a means of illustrating or supporting a statement
(transitive) to put quotation marks round (a word, phrase, etc)
(stock exchange) to state (a current market price) of (a security or commodity)
an informal word for quotation (sense 1), quotation (sense 2), quotation (sense 3), quotation (sense 4)
(often pl) an informal word for quotation mark put it in quotes
an expression used parenthetically to indicate that the words that follow it form a quotation: the president said, quote, I shall not run for office in November, unquote
noun 1. Physics. radiation emitted as a consequence of a previous absorption of radiation. 2. Radio. retransmission of signals, a source of interference, due to frequency oscillations in a radio receiver. noun 1. radiation resulting from the previous absorption of primary radiation
noun 1. the replacement of existing rails on a railway line
verb (used with object), reran, rerun, rerunning. 1. to run again. noun 2. the act of rerunning. 3. a showing of a motion picture or television program after its initial run, usually some months or years later. 4. the motion picture or television program being shown again. 5. Informal. a person or thing that is […]
verb (used with object), reread [ree-red] /riˈrɛd/ (Show IPA), rereading [ree-ree-ding] /riˈri dɪŋ/ (Show IPA) 1. to read (something) again. noun 2. the act of reading something again. verb (transitive) -reads, -reading, -read 1. to read (something) again