Translation of "quote" - English-Japanese dictionary


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

to repeat what someone has said or written

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


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