Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary




Synonyms and Antonyms of quad

  1. an open space wholly or partly enclosed (as by buildings or walls) <the quad was the college's time-honored site for protests and celebrations> Synonyms close, courtyard, enclosure (also inclosure), patio, court, quadrangle, yardRelated Words atrium, galleria, parvis (also parvise), peristyle; forecourt, place, plaza, square; deck, terrace; curtilage

Learn More about quad

Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up quad? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).