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quin Syllabification: quin

Definition of quin in English:


informal, chiefly British
Short for quintuplet.
Example sentences
  • Bring your own picnic to a celebration for families of twins, triplets, quads and quins.
  • And few could have failed to be moved by the five pitiful bodies of quins, lined up stiffly in a row.
  • It has been an eventful lambing season at Brynonen, where another ewe gave birth to quins.

Words that rhyme with quin

agin, akin, begin, Berlin, bin, Boleyn, Bryn, chin, chin-chin, Corinne, din, fin, Finn, Flynn, gaijin, Glyn, grin, Gwyn, herein, Ho Chi Minh, in, inn, Jin, jinn, kin, Kweilin, linn, Lynn, mandolin, mandoline, Min, no-win, pin, Pinyin, shin, sin, skin, spin, therein, thin, Tientsin, tin, Tonkin, Turin, twin, underpin, Vietminh, violin, wherein, whin, whipper-in, win, within, Wynne, yin
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