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noun [countable]     quote pronunciation in British English
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  1. 1
    a quotation from a book, play, speech etc
    quote from:

    a quote from Shakespeare

  2. 2
    the price that someone says they will charge you for doing a particular piece of work
    quote for:

    Can you give us a quote for the whole job?

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  3. 3


    [plural] informal quotation marks

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snap election

a general election … that is called earlier than expected

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