Synonyms for (noun) quote

Synonyms: quotation, quote, citation

Definition: a passage or expression that is quoted or cited

Similar words: excerpt, excerption, extract, selection

Definition: a passage selected from a larger work

Usage: he presented excerpts from William James' philosophical writings


Synonyms: quotation mark, quote, inverted comma

Definition: a punctuation mark used to attribute the enclosed text to someone else

Similar words: punctuation, punctuation mark

Definition: the marks used to clarify meaning by indicating separation of words into sentences and clauses and phrases

Synonyms for (verb) quote

Synonyms: quote

Definition: put quote marks around

Usage: Here the author is quoting his colleague

Similar words: punctuate, mark

Definition: insert punctuation marks into


Synonyms: cite, quote

Definition: repeat a passage from

Usage: He quoted the Bible to her

Similar words: ingeminate, iterate, reiterate, repeat, restate, retell

Definition: to say, state, or perform again

Usage: She kept reiterating her request


Synonyms: quote, cite

Definition: refer to for illustration or proof

Usage: He said he could quote several instances of this behavior

Similar words: name, cite, bring up, advert, mention, refer

Definition: make reference to

Usage: His name was mentioned in connection with the invention


Synonyms: quote

Definition: name the price of

Usage: quote prices for cars

Similar words: give

Definition: convey or reveal information

Usage: Give one's name