Synonyms of quotation


1. citation, cite, acknowledgment, credit, reference, mention, quotation, note, annotation, notation

usage: a short note recognizing a source of information or of a quoted passage; "the student's essay failed to list several important citations"; "the acknowledgments are usually printed at the front of a book"; "the article includes mention of similar clinical cases"

2. quotation, quote, citation, excerpt, excerption, extract, selection

usage: a passage or expression that is quoted or cited

3. quotation, statement

usage: a statement of the current market price of a security or commodity

4. quotation, practice, pattern

usage: the practice of quoting from books or plays etc.; "since he lacks originality he must rely on quotation"

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Definition and meaning of quotation (Dictionary)