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quarterfinal

noun quar·ter·fi·nal \ ˌkwȯ(r)-tər-ˈfī-nᵊl \
Updated on: 8 Nov 2017

Definition of quarterfinal

1 quarterfinals plural :a quarterfinal round
2 :a quarterfinal match

quarterfinalist

play \ˌkwȯ(r)-tər-ˈfī-nᵊl-ist\ noun

Examples of quarterfinal in a Sentence

  1. He lost in the quarterfinal.

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First Known Use of quarterfinal

1916


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quarterfinal

adjective

Definition of quarterfinal

1 :immediately preceding the semifinal in an elimination tournament
2 :of or participating in a quarterfinal

Recent Examples of quarterfinal from the Web

These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'quarterfinal.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.

First Known Use of quarterfinal

1926


QUARTERFINAL Defined for English Language Learners

quarterfinal

noun

Definition of quarterfinal for English Language Learners

  • : 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)


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