Pronunciation of Quote
/kwˈə͡ʊt/, /kwˈəʊt/, /k_w_ˈəʊ_t/
Synonyms for quote:
Other synonyms and related words:
bring up, reecho, advert, extract, quotation, paraphrase, regurgitate, quotation mark, excerpt, summon, adduce, inverted comma, name, say, plagiarize, insist, rephrase, misquote, recap, mention, acknowledgment, specify, refer, summons, credit, reference, parrot, citation, abduce, restate.
Sense 5 (noun)
repeat something spoken, written by another (verb)
Usage examples for quote:
- Nothing, however, could be more natural than to quote from the common form of the play as then in possession of the stage. - "Biographical Essays", Thomas de Quincey.
- I quote from the text: Late in the evening the other soldiers were put in their box, and the people of the house went to bed. - "The Art of the Story-Teller", Marie L. Shedlock.