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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To end a quotation by or as if by the insertion of closing quotes.

Usage examples (39)
  • Verb (used without object), : The senator said, quote, I am unalterably opposed to this policy, unquote
  • And you said at that time, quote, "You've got to be kidding?" unquote -- in other words, no way.
  • I let the line width change within the same character in order to evoke an underlying picture:'unquote'
  • That is pop music's promise and problem, or danger, unquote. for more
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