What does quartet mean?

Definitions for quartet
quar·tet

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. four, 4, IV, tetrad, quatern, quaternion, quaternary, quaternity, quartet, quadruplet, foursome, Little Joenoun

    the cardinal number that is the sum of three and one

  2. quartet, quartettenoun

    four performers or singers who perform together

  3. quartet, quartette, quadruplet, quadruplenoun

    a set of four similar things considered as a unit

  4. quartet, quartette, foursomenoun

    four people considered as a unit

    "he joined a barbershop quartet"; "the foursome teed off before 9 a.m."

  5. quartet, quartettenoun

    a musical composition for four performers

Wiktionary

  1. quartetnoun

    A music composition in four parts, each performed by a single voice or instrument.

    A string quartet.

  2. quartetnoun

    The set of four musicians who perform a piece of music together in four parts.

    A quartet of violinists.

  3. quartetnoun

    A group of four.

  4. Etymology: quartetto.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Quartetnoun

    alt. of Quartette

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of quartet in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of quartet in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of quartet in a Sentence

  1. Federica Mogherini:

    We need a collective rethinking of our overall approach to the conflict. The Quartet will prepare for a resumption of the peace process, including regular and direct outreach to Arab states.

  2. Nobel Committee:

    The quartet was formed in the summer of 2013 when the democratization process was in danger of collapsing as a result of political assassinations and widespread social unrest, it established an alternative, peaceful political process at a time when the country was on the brink of civil war. It was thus instrumental in enabling Tunisia, in the space of a few years, to establish a constitutional system of government guaranteeing fundamental rights for the entire population, irrespective of gender, political conviction or religious belief.

  3. Henry Ford:

    Asking 'Who ought to be the boss' is like asking 'Who ought to be the tennor in the quartet' Obviously, the man who can sing tenor.

  4. Dustin Hoffman:

    Quartet, i don’t think that has anything to do with whether you are good or not; it’s just about whether your films make money or not.

  5. Robert Serry:

    When the Quartet was having( its last) meeting on a high level, it was agreed that in any renewed Quartet activities to support the peace process, countries like Jordan, Egypt, Saudi Arabia and others need to be more closely associated.

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