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See definition of quotations on Dictionary.com
  • nounrepetition of something spoken or written by someone
  • nounfinancial estimate
  • nouncitation

synonyms for quotations

  • citation
  • citing
  • cutting
  • excerpt
  • extract
  • passage
  • quote
  • recitation
  • reference
  • saying
  • selection
  • quote
  • excerpt
  • reference
  • passage
  • estimate
  • selection
  • price
  • offer
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How to use quotations in a sentence

On the other hand, I could not bring myself by lengthy or impossible quotations to vilify Duns.
THE MEDIAEVAL MIND (VOLUME II OF II)HENRY OSBORN TAYLOR
Your correspondent Erica gives us some quotations and epitaphs, in which the metaphor of an Inn is applied both to life and death.
NOTES AND QUERIES, NUMBER 177, MARCH 19, 1853VARIOUS
To converse with an entirely uneducated person upon literature, interlarding your remarks with quotations, is ill-bred.
THE LADIES' BOOK OF ETIQUETTE, AND MANUAL OF POLITENESSFLORENCE HARTLEY
So numerous are his quotations that from them alone, the student might gain all the principal facts of the Christian religion.
GOSPEL PHILOSOPHYJ. H. WARD
In the quotations from Shakespeare and Kipling, the opening sentences are the germ of what follows.
ENGLISH: COMPOSITION AND LITERATUREW. F. (WILLIAM FRANKLIN) WEBSTER
Quotations from Latin authors are very few, and the references to their works, fewer still, are made to well-known passages only.
THE PRIVATE LIFE OF THE ROMANSHAROLD WHETSTONE JOHNSTON
In the first of the following quotations, Cardinal Newman is showing that simply to acquire is not true mental enlargement.
ENGLISH: COMPOSITION AND LITERATUREW. F. (WILLIAM FRANKLIN) WEBSTER
Miss Grieve's plaints never grow less, though we are sometimes at a loss for appropriate quotations to match them.
PENELOPE'S EXPERIENCES IN SCOTLANDKATE DOUGLAS WIGGIN
The quotations in this paragraph are from a paper written by the author, and published in a periodical in 1834.
A SYSTEM OF LOGIC: RATIOCINATIVE AND INDUCTIVEJOHN STUART MILL
We believe these quotations are sufficient to show what the Etna Chemical Company has always said it to be.
THE PROPAGANDA FOR REFORM IN PROPRIETARY MEDICINES, VOL. 1 OF 2VARIOUS
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