(a) quarter of

idiom

US
: 15 minutes before (a stated hour)
It is now (a) quarter of four.

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“(a) quarter of.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/%28a%29%20quarter%20of. Accessed 22 Apr. 2024.

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