how to pronounce quad

/ˈkwɑːd/

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quad is pronounced in one syllable

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An example use of quad in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… it so in the quad effective community …”

meanings of quad

noun:

  1. A quadriplegic person.
  2. A quadcopter.
  3. A blank metal block used to fill short lines of type.
  4. Abbreviation of quadrillion BTU. (10^15 BTU).
  5. A poster, measuring forty by thirty inches, advertising a cinematic film release.
  6. Four shots of espresso.
  7. A quadrilateral.
  8. The Bible, Book of Mormon, Doctrine and Covenants, and Pearl of Great Price bound in a single volume.
  9. A quadrangle (courtyard).
  10. A quadrupel beer.
  11. A kind of round-robin tournament between four players, where each participant plays every other participant once.
  12. A joke used to fill long days of setting type.
  13. A quadruplet (infant).
  14. A quad bike (from quadricycle).
  15. A keyboard command which aligns text with the left or right margin, or centred between them. In combination, as quad left, quad right, or quad centre.
  16. The quadriceps muscle.

verb:

  1. To align text with the left or right margin, or centre it.
  2. To fill spaces in a line of type with quads. Also quad out.
  3. To ride a quad bike.

adjective:

  1. Having four shots of espresso.
  2. Of or relating to quads.

words with pronunciation similar to quad

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