Synonyms for quadrangle:

four (noun)

four, foursome, quadrature, quadrille, quartet, Quadrennium.

geometric figure (noun)

cube, cusp, decagon, dodecagon, dodecahedron, equilateral triangle, heptagon, hexagon, hexahedron, isosceles triangle, octagon, octahedron, parallelepiped, parallelogram, pentagon, pentahedron, polygon, polyhedron, quadrilateral, rectangle, rhombus, scalene triangle, square, tetragon, tetragram, tetrahedron, trapezoid, triangle, right-angle triangle.

Sense 1

atrium, campus, court, enclosure, yard.

Sense 2


Usage examples for quadrangle:

  • But I was in the quadrangle when they came out. - "Tom Brown at Oxford", Thomas Hughes.
  • They were small and dismal, the window opened on to a balustrade which, if it prevented me from falling into the quadrangle, also managed to shut out both light and air. - "Godfrey Marten, Undergraduate", Charles Turley.
  • George's rooms at Cambridge were very small, and looked out across the green quadrangle at All Saints'. - "Old Kensington", Miss Thackeray.

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aristocratic, aristocratical, bad, blasphemous, blue, blue-blooded, blueish, bluish, dark, dingy.