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quote

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of quote

  1. a passage referred to, repeated, or offered as an example <he got a book of quotes from his favorite author for his birthday> Synonyms citation, quotationRelated Words allusion, reference; excerpt, extract; line, part, section; snippet




quote

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of quote

  1. 1 to give as an example <I could quote to you a hundred instances in the past when you've lied to me> Synonyms adduce, cite, instance, mention Related Words exemplify, represent; advert (to), illustrate, instance, name, refer (to), specify, touch (on or upon); bear out, corroborate, document, substantiate, validate; reference, source

  2. 2 to make reference to or speak about briefly but specifically <quoted Thomas Jefferson's views on liberty in her paper on the American Revolution> Synonyms advert (to), cite, drop, instance, name, note, notice, mention, refer (to), specify, touch (on or upon)Related Words allude (to), hint (at), imply, indicate, infer, intend, intimate, suggest; point (out), signal, signify; denominate, designate; indicate; bring up, broach, interject, interpolate, interpose, introduce; infiltrate, insinuate, worm; advertise, announce, broadcast, declare, proclaim, pronounce, publicize, publish, sound; clarify, clear (up), elucidate, explain, explicate, spell outNear Antonyms disregard, forget, ignore, neglect, overlook, overpass, pass over, slight

  3. 3 to say after another <don't quote this to anyone, but I think we're going to Veracruz for winter vacation> Synonyms ditto, echo, parrot, repeat, reechoRelated Words mouth; ape, copy, copycat, emulate, imitate, mime, mimic




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