Definitions for quarters
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living quarters, quarters(noun)
housing available for people to live in
"he found quarters for his family"; "I visited his bachelor quarters"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
the part of a building people live or sleep in
the soldiers' quarters
Housing, barracks or other habitation or living space. Compare cuarto.
A commonly played university drinking game in North America.
Quarters is a drinking game which involves players bouncing a quarter off a table in an attempt to have the quarter land in a certain place, usually into a shotglass on that table. It is also played in South America, where its called "monedita", Spanish for little coin. The player bouncing the quarter is referred to as the "shooter." In some variations the glass is empty and each player has a separate glass to drink from, while in other variations the glass that the shooter is aiming for contains an alcoholic beverage. The quarter is customarily bounced on the face whether heads or tails. Some games may allow a player to bounce the quarter on the edge, particularly by rolling it down their nose.
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Translations for quarters
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
a place to stay especially for soldiers.
- مَساكِن الضُّبّاطArabic
- quartelPortuguese (BR)
- ubikace; leženíCzech
- das QuartierGerman
- κατάλυμα, καταυλισμόςGreek
- محل اقامتFarsi
- מְגוּרֵי חַייָלִיםHebrew
- tempat tinggalIndonesian
- berek tenteraMalay
- innkvartering, kvarterNorwegian
- محل اقامتPersian
- د اقامت ځایPashto
- казармы; квартирыRussian
- ubikácia; vojenský táborSlovak
- kvarter, förläggningSwedish
- 宿舍，營房Chinese (Trad.)
- казарми; стоянкаUkrainian
- اقامت (فوجیوں کے لۓ) کا انتظامUrdu
- doanh trạiVietnamese
- 营房Chinese (Simp.)
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