Synonyms of quarter in English:

quarter

noun

  • 1 the Latin quarter of Paris
  • 2 help came from an unexpected quarter
    source, direction, place, point, spot, location;
    person
  • 3 (quarters) rooms that had once been servants' quarters
    accommodation, lodgings, rooms, chambers, place of residence, home, shelter;
    British informal digs
    informal , dated pad, billet
  • 4 the riot squads gave no quarter, using their batons liberally
  • verb

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  • 1 they were quartered in a sumptuous villa
    accommodate, house, board, lodge, give accommodation to, provide with accommodation, put up, take in, give a bed to, install, give a roof to, put a roof over someone's head, shelter
    informal , dated billet
  • 2 I started to quarter the streets, eyes peeled for the car
    patrol, range over, tour, reconnoitre, traverse, survey, inspect, spy out, scout
    British informal recce
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