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1. quarter-century

noun. a period of 25 years.

Synonyms

  • period of time
  • period
  • time period

Antonyms

  • work time
  • time off
  • downtime
  • overtime

Etymology

  • century (English)
  • centuria (Latin)
  • quarter- (English)

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Words that Rhyme with Quarter Mile

  • versatile
  • worthwhile
  • vantuyl
  • restyle
  • panfile
  • monteil
  • marseille
  • kurzweil
  • hostile
  • compile
  • soleil
  • revile
  • refile
  • nevile
  • mikhail
  • fertile
  • delisle
  • beguile
  • argyll
  • while
  • trial
  • style
  • stile
  • smile
  • awhile
  • zile
  • wyle
  • wile
  • weill
  • weil

2. quarter

noun. ['ˈkwɔrtɝ'] one of four equal parts.

Synonyms

  • twenty-five percent
  • fourth part
  • fourth
  • quartern
  • one-fourth
  • common fraction
  • simple fraction

Antonyms

  • loser
  • unemotional person
  • worker
  • extrovert

Etymology

  • cartayer (French)

3. quarter

noun. ['ˈkwɔrtɝ'] a district of a city having some distinguishing character.

Synonyms

  • barrio
  • city district
  • kasbah
  • casbah
  • ghetto
  • medina

Antonyms

  • beginning
  • obverse
  • disapprove
  • fore

Etymology

  • cartayer (French)

4. quarter

noun. ['ˈkwɔrtɝ'] one of four periods into which the school year is divided.

Synonyms

  • session
  • academic year
  • academic term
  • academic session
  • school term

Antonyms

  • good guy
  • smoker
  • resident
  • creditor

Etymology

  • cartayer (French)

5. mile

noun. ['ˈmaɪl'] a unit of length equal to 1,760 yards or 5,280 feet; exactly 1609.344 meters.

Synonyms

  • linear measure
  • 880 yards
  • mi
  • statute mile
  • half mile
  • league
  • international mile
  • quarter mile
  • 440 yards
  • stat mi
  • linear unit
  • furlong

Antonyms

  • untwine
  • smoothness
  • untie
  • minimum

6. mile

noun. ['ˈmaɪl'] a unit of length used in navigation; exactly 1,852 meters; historically based on the distance spanned by one minute of arc in latitude.

Synonyms

  • mi
  • naut mi
  • international nautical mile
  • air mile
  • knot
  • nautical linear unit

7. mile

noun. ['ˈmaɪl'] a former British unit of length once used in navigation; equivalent to 6,000 feet (1828.8 meters).

Synonyms

  • nautical linear unit

8. mile

noun. ['ˈmaɪl'] an ancient Roman unit of length equivalent to 1620 yards.

Synonyms

  • linear unit
  • Roman mile

9. mile

noun. ['ˈmaɪl'] a large distance.

Synonyms

  • large indefinite amount

10. mile

noun. ['ˈmaɪl'] a Swedish unit of length equivalent to 10 km.

Synonyms

  • mil
  • linear unit
  • Swedish mile

Example sentences of the word quarter-mile


1. Noun Phrase
According to Truck Digest, going from a 3.55 axle ratio to a 3.73 will cost you a quarter mile per gallon in the long run.

2. Noun Phrase
The City of Destin's Harbor Boardwalk (102 Harbor Blvd., Destin, FL) gives access to the waterfront stretching nearly a quarter mile along the Destin Harbor itself.

3. Noun Phrase
Located just one quarter mile from Jones Hall is The Magnolia Houston, which offers guests more than 300 large rooms and multiroom premium suites.

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