What does quasi mean?

Definitions for quasi
ˈkweɪ zaɪ, -saɪ, ˈkwɑ si, -ziquasi

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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

    Etymology: 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

    Etymology: [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.]

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    Song lyrics by quasi -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by quasi on the Lyrics.com website.

How to pronounce quasi?

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How to say quasi in sign language?

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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

Examples of quasi in a Sentence

  1. Bernie Leighton:

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

  2. 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.

  3. Liz Salmi:

    It's not a medical document, it's a quasi-legal document.

  4. Sebastian Gorka:

    If you have a broad historical sense you will understand that even if Putin says he's killing terrorists or even if China says they're fighting the Uyghur nationalists that doesn't mean they're on our side, putin is a former KGB colonel, he's a thug, he's a vicious man. He runs a country in which journalists get murdered if they disagree with the Kremlin. China is the world's last communist dictatorship. It may be running around doing quasi-capitalist things but it is a one party state and to say that we have shared interests. No Mr. Trump, we don't and we should really stick to the friends we already have.

  5. Daniel J. Boorstin:

    In our world of big names, curiously, our true heroes tend to be anonymous. In this life of illusion and quasi-illusion, the person of solid virtues who can be admired for something more substantial than his well-knownness often proves to be the unsung hero: the teacher, the nurse, the mother, the honest cop, the hard worker at lonely, underpaid, unglamorous, unpublicized jobs.

Images & Illustrations of quasi

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