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Princeton's WordNet

  1. quite, quite a, quite an(adverb)

    of an unusually noticeable or exceptional or remarkable kind (not used with a negative)

    "her victory was quite something"; "she's quite a girl"; "quite a film"; "quite a walk"; "we've had quite an afternoon"

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of quite an in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of quite an in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Greg Carbin:

    It's quite an expansive area.

  2. Steve Freel:

    Wyoming right now is booming, the crime rate in Casper is not high but we've seen quite an increase over the last six months.

  3. Vogue Italia editor Franca Sozzani:

    Marcia did quite an easy concept: It was the woman of today, very cool and simple, but very well-made ... It's perfect for daily wear.

  4. Dave Bedford:

    We have been aware through rumor for a little while that there were problems in Kenya and I suppose the most shocking thing we've seen is the Rita Jeptoo situation, as an event we've had quite an extended period of being relatively unaffected by this scourge in comparison to other events.

  5. Noel Sharkey:

    We as humans attribute human qualities to many things; designers have been using this for years -- even cars are designed to look like animals. The more lifelike, or animal like, it is, the more we attribute those qualities on to it, for me as a roboticist that is quite an impressive test, usually when you kick a robot like that it falls over.

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