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quarterfinal

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noun quar·ter·fi·nal \ˌkwȯ(r)-tər-ˈfī-nəl\

Simple Definition of quarterfinal

  • : one of four matches, games, or contests to decide the four people or teams that will continue playing in a competition (such as a tennis tournament)

Full Definition of quarterfinal

  1. 1 plural :  a quarterfinal round

  2. 2 :  a quarterfinal match

quar·ter·fi·nal·ist play \-nəl-ist\ noun

Examples of quarterfinal

  1. He lost in the quarterfinal.



1927

First Known Use of quarterfinal

1927

Rhymes with quarterfinal


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quarterfinal

adjective quar·ter·fi·nal

Definition of quarterfinal

  1. 1 :  immediately preceding the semifinal in an elimination tournament

  2. 2 :  of or participating in a quarterfinal



Circa 1934

First Known Use of quarterfinal

circa 1934


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