Synonyms for quotation:
Other synonyms and related words:
consultation, book of facts, example, character, cite, clipping, course credit, text, character reference, credit, quotation mark, denotation, source, commendation, address, honorable mention, reference work, excerpt, credit entry, recognition, acknowledgement, inverted comma, reference book, deferred payment, extract, extension, acknowledgment, quote, point of reference, reference point.
Sense 1 (noun)
deposition, confirmation, exhibit, connotation, data, declaration, determination, counter-evidence, corroboration, documentation, proof, exemplification, validation, demonstration, certification, information, testimony, fact, establishment, statement, attestation, manifestation, substantiation, evidence, indication, illustration, authentication, specimen, observation, support.
reference, allusion, referral, mention, cross-reference.
Usage examples for quotation:
- The present writer, for example, found it impossible to find in four great libraries in New York and Boston any quotation of the bonds of the Bayerische Landwirtschaftsbank. - "The Value of Money", Benjamin M. Anderson, Jr..
- The quotation at present under consideration is a case in point. - "An Illustrated History of Ireland from AD 400 to 1800", Mary Frances Cusack.
- No other writer, except Shakespeare, has in an equal number of lines said so many things which have passed into current quotation. - "Halleck's New English Literature", Reuben P. Halleck.