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Quadrangle

Synonyms for quadrangle:

four (noun)

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

geometric figure (noun)

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

Sense 1

campus, enclosure, court, yard, atrium.

Sense 2

courtyard.

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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