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Princeton's WordNet

  1. quart(noun)

    a United States liquid unit equal to 32 fluid ounces; four quarts equal one gallon

  2. quart(noun)

    a British imperial capacity measure (liquid or dry) equal to 2 pints or 1.136 liters

  3. quart, dry quart(noun)

    a United States dry unit equal to 2 pints or 67.2 cubic inches


  1. quart(Noun)

    A unit of liquid capacity equal to two pints; one-fourth (quarter) of a gallon. Equivalent to 1.136 liters in the UK and 0.946 liter (liquid quart) or 1.101 liters (dry quart) in the U.S.

    Etymology: From quart, from quartus.

  2. quart(Noun)

    Four successive cards of the same suit.

    Etymology: From quart, from quartus.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Quart(noun)

    the fourth part; a quarter; hence, a region of the earth

    Etymology: [See Quart a quarter.]

  2. Quart(noun)

    a measure of capacity, both in dry and in liquid measure; the fourth part of a gallon; the eighth part of a peck; two pints

    Etymology: [See Quart a quarter.]

  3. Quart(noun)

    a vessel or measure containing a quart

    Etymology: [See Quart a quarter.]

  4. Quart(noun)

    in cards, four successive cards of the same suit. Cf. Tierce, 4

    Etymology: [See Quart a quarter.]


  1. Quart

    Quart is a town and comune in the Aosta Valley region of north-western Italy.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Quart

    Quarte, kärt, n. a sequence of four cards: one of the eight thrusts and parries in fencing.—Quart and tierce, practice between fencers. [Fr. quarte.]

  2. Quart

    kwort, or kwawrt, n. the fourth part of a gallon, or two pints: a vessel containing two pints: (Spens.) a quarter: the peck or quarter of a bushel: (mus.) the interval of a fourth.—n. Quartā′tion, the parting of gold and silver by means of nitric acid.—Quart d'écu (Shak.), a cardecu. [Fr. quarte—L. quartus, fourth—quatuor, four.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of quart in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of quart in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of quart in a Sentence

  1. Lyndon B. Johnson:

    A man can take a little bourbon without getting drunk, but if you hold his mouth open and pour in a quart, he's going to get sick on it.

  2. Andrew Schneider:

    Sometimes the mind, for reasons we don't necessarily understand, just decides to go to the store for a quart of milk.

  3. Kim Manlove:

    Two years after he died, I was drinking a quart of tequila a day and I was taking probably at least a couple weeks' worth of Xanax in two or three days, i could drink and use all the time, then try to pull myself together when everyone would come home.

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