Definitions for quasiˈkweɪ zaɪ, -saɪ, ˈkwɑ si, -zi

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. quasi(a)(adj)

    having some resemblance

    "a quasi success"; "a quasi contract"

Wiktionary

  1. quasi(Adjective)

    resembling or having a likeness to something

  2. Origin: From quasi.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Quasi

    as if; as though; as it were; in a manner sense or degree; having some resemblance to; qualified; -- used as an adjective, or a prefix with a noun or an adjective; as, a quasi contract, an implied contract, an obligation which has arisen from some act, as if from a contract; a quasi corporation, a body that has some, but not all, of the peculiar attributes of a corporation; a quasi argument, that which resembles, or is used as, an argument; quasi historical, apparently historical, seeming to be historical

  2. Origin: [L.]

Freebase

  1. Quasi

    Quasi is an American indie rock band formed in Portland, Oregon in 1993 by ex-husband and wife Sam Coomes and Janet Weiss. Joanna Bolme performed and recorded with the group as a bassist from 2007 to 2011.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Quasi

    kwā′sī, conj. and adv. as if: in a certain manner, sense, or degree—in appearance only, as 'quasi-historical,' &c. [L.]

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of quasi in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of quasi in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Thierry Baudet:

    Legal scholars call it quasi membership.

  2. Bernie Leighton:

    There has to be some sort of quasi-legal way to get on one, so I'm gonna keep working at it.

  3. Luo Wenbo:

    This is really good news for banks, because after the swap, these debts get quasi-state backing and the risks of default are greatly reduced.

  4. Margaret Hodge:

    Government must guard against quasi-monopoly suppliers becoming too important to fail, and encourage competition through, for example, splitting up contracts to encourage (smaller businesses) to bid for work.

  5. Matthew Whitaker:

    It's sort of a quasi-movement that's afoot, and what we can attribute this to is the fact these things seem to happen so regularly now that the frustrations folks are feeling are leading them to plan almost in advance.

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