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Over a quarter of our income goes on food.
Nearly three quarters of the children were ill.
They arrived at a quarter past three.
The company’s profits fell in the third quarter.
Concern has been expressed in some quarters about this policy.
He has won support from all quarters.
I knew there would be a lot of trouble from that quarter.
Any man found breaking the rules would be given absolutely no quarter.
This is the British English definition of quarter. View American English definition of quarter.