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quote

verb   /kwəʊt/ ( present participle quoting, past tense and past participle quoted)
to repeat what someone has said or written citar 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 dar un presupuesto (de)
noun   /kwəʊt/
a statement that says how much a piece of work will cost, written by the person who will do the work presupuesto I received a quote for the building work.
(Definition of quote from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

quote

verb /kwəut/
to repeat the exact words of a person as they were said or written citar to quote Shakespeare / Shakespeare’s words / from Shakespeare, ’Is this a dagger which I see before me?’
to name (a price) cotizar; estimar The plumber quoted us a ridiculous price to fix the boiler.
to mention or state in support of an argument citar to quote an example.
quotation noun
a person’s exact words, as repeated by someone else cita a quotation from Shakespeare.
a price mentioned (for a job etc) cotización His quotation for the work seemed reasonable to me.
the act of quoting. citación
quotation marks noun plural
marks (‘‘’’ or ‘’) used to show that a person’s words are being repeated exactly comillas He said ’I’m going out.’
(Definition of quote from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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