Translation of "quote" - English-Italian dictionary

quote

verb uk /kwəʊt/ (present participle quoting, past tense and past participle quoted)

to repeat what someone has said or written

citare
I was quoting from Marx.
Witnesses were quoted as saying there were two robbers.

to say how much a piece of work will cost before you do it

fare/dare un preventivo

(Translation of “quote verb” from the Cambridge English–Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)