What does quasi- mean?

Definitions for quasi-

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  1. quasi-(Prefix)

    Similar to, but not exactly the same as; virtual(ly).

  2. Origin: From quasi, from quam (interrogative adverb) + si (conditional particle).


  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. Ed Devlin:

    If you look at Alberta relative to other quasi-sovereign credits around the world, it's in very, very good shape.

  4. 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.

  5. 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.

Images & Illustrations of quasi-

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