What does quarters mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. living quarters, quarters(noun)

    housing available for people to live in

    "he found quarters for his family"; "I visited his bachelor quarters"

Wiktionary

  1. quarters(Noun)

    Housing, barracks or other habitation or living space. Compare cuarto.

  2. quarters(Noun)

    A commonly played university drinking game in North America.

  3. quarters(Noun)

    quarterfinals

Freebase

  1. Quarters

    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.

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'quarters' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2546

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of quarters in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of quarters in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Scott Mather:

    It takes many quarters, sometimes, for some themes to pay off.

  2. Simone Weil:

    Imagination and fiction make up more than three quarters of our life.

  3. Simone Weil:

    Imagination and fiction make up more than three quarters of our real life.

  4. Tim Condon:

    We're ready for an RRR cut at any point. We think there will be 100 basis points of cuts over the next couple of quarters.

  5. Gadi Lesin:

    The forex challenges that were typical of the last three quarters were met with the right financial response, leading to an improved net profit.

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