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Overview of noun quote

The noun quote has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. quotation mark, quote, inverted comma

(a punctuation mark used to attribute the enclosed text to someone else)

2. quotation, quote, citation

(a passage or expression that is quoted or cited)


Overview of verb quote

The verb quote has 4 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (30) quote, cite

(repeat a passage from; "He quoted the Bible to her")

2. quote

(name the price of; "quote prices for cars")

3. quote, cite

(refer to for illustration or proof; "He said he could quote several instances of this behavior")

4. quote

(put quote marks around; "Here the author is quoting his colleague")

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