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synonyms for quotes

  • citation
  • citing
  • cutting
  • excerpt
  • extract
  • passage
  • quote
  • recitation
  • reference
  • saying
  • selection
  • recall
  • cite
  • name
  • recite
  • attest
  • parrot
  • reference
  • excerpt
  • detail
  • recollect
  • proclaim
  • adduce
  • instance
  • paraphrase
  • extract
  • refer to
  • retell
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Huxley quotes with satirical gusto Dr. Wace's declaration as to the word "Infidel."
GOD AND MY NEIGHBOURROBERT BLATCHFORD
The second cable quotes mine of last night wherein I ask leave to call for the East Lancs.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
M. Mon here quotes a Latin proverb:—'Qui plus castigat, plus amore ligat.'
CHAUCER'S WORKS, VOLUME 1 (OF 7) -- ROMAUNT OF THE ROSE; MINOR POEMSGEOFFREY CHAUCER
Ainsworth gives authority for "hospes" meaning host as well as guest, and quotes Ovid's Metamorphoses in support of it.
NOTES AND QUERIES, NUMBER 178, MARCH 26, 1853VARIOUS
He also quotes the expression 'grans danses et grans karolles' from Froissart, ed.
CHAUCER'S WORKS, VOLUME 1 (OF 7) -- ROMAUNT OF THE ROSE; MINOR POEMSGEOFFREY CHAUCER
As an example of this feeling among birds, Romanes quotes an interesting illustration from Edward, the naturalist.
MAN AND HIS ANCESTORCHARLES MORRIS
Transcriber's note: Minor spelling and punctuation inconsistencies, mainly quotes that had not been closed, have been harmonized.
ON PATROLJOHN GRAHAM BOWER
He meant so well certainly, for Tillemont, whom he quotes in every page, has done the very thing.
PRIVATE LETTERS OF EDWARD GIBBON (1753-1794) VOLUME 1 (OF 2)EDWARD GIBBON
His chief guide is Julius Cæsar, whom he frequently quotes verbatim.
THE GEOGRAPHY OF STRABO, VOLUME III (OF 3)STRABO
Gesner quotes the words of Columella, and adds, that he found these mules in Grenoble, and which are called in French jumars.
BUFFON'S NATURAL HISTORY. VOLUME IX (OF 10)GEORGES LOUIS LECLERC DE BUFFON
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