Adjective "Quoting" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Quoting


    Definition:

    1. to repeat (a passage, phrase, etc.) from a book, speech, or the like, as by way of authority, illustration, etc.

    2. to repeat words from (a book, author, etc.).

    3. to use a brief excerpt from: The composer quotes Beethoven's Fifth in his latest work.

    4. to cite, offer, or bring forward as evidence or support.

    5. to enclose (words) within quotation marks.

    6. Commerce. to state (a price). to state the current price of. verb (used without o

    Origin:
    quote

    Examples:

    "sources can be quoting."

    "officials can be quoting."

    "figures can be quoting."

    "reports can be quoting."

    "files can be quoting."

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