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Translation of "quote" - English-French dictionary

quote

verb /kwəut/
to repeat the exact words of a person as they were said or written citer to quote Shakespeare / Shakespeare’s words / from Shakespeare, ‘Is this a dagger which I see before me?’ to name (a price) établir (un prix) The plumber quoted us a ridiculous price to fix the boiler. to mention or state in support of an argument citer to quote an example. quotation noun a person’s exact words, as repeated by someone else citation a quotation from Shakespeare. a price mentioned (for a job etc) devis estimatif His quotation for the work seemed reasonable to me. the act of quoting. citation quotation marks marks (‘‘’’ or ‘’) used to show that a person’s words are being repeated exactly guillemets He said ‘I’m going out.’
(Definition of quote from the Password English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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