Sinônimos de quarter
a region or district of a town or cityHe wandered through the Chinese quarter.
I drove around the business district.
a remote mountain region
It seemed like a good neighbourhood to raise my children.
the opportunity to visit new places
The town square is a popular meeting point for tourists.
It's a beautiful part of the country.
That kind of behaviour doesn't go down too well round these parts.
He lives on the south side of Edinburgh.
the large number of community groups in the area
The ship's position was reported to the coastguard.
Police said the bomb was buried in the sand near a lifeguard station.
They deny that any of their territory is under rebel control.
The area has been declared a disaster zone.
the Algarve, Portugal's southernmost province
Cyprus, a former British colony, gained independence in 1960.
Details of the drinking water quality in your locality can be obtained.
an unspecified person or group of peopleHelp came from an unexpected quarter.
mercy or pity shown to a defeated opponentIt is brutal work, with no quarter given.
Neither side showed its prisoners any mercy.
a killer who had no pity for his victims
They preach universal kindness and compassion.
I've come to ask for a favour.
He had no sense of right and wrong, no charity, no humanity.
We expressed our sympathy for her loss.
his tolerance and understanding of diverse human nature
We have been treated with such kindness by everybody.
I offered up a prayer for forgiveness.
The king's indulgence towards his sons angered them.
The prisoners' pleas for clemency were turned down.
The judge rejected pleas for leniency.
a high degree of tolerance and forbearance
to billet or be billeted in lodgingsOur soldiers are quartered in Peredelkino.
Students are accommodated in homes nearby.
Regrettably we have to house families in these inadequate flats.
They questioned me, then lodged me in a children's home.
Chairs were placed in rows for the parents.
After training she was posted to Brixton.
I was stationed there just after the war.
They had installed wi-fi in the apartment.
The soldiers were billeted in private homes.
provide with accommodation
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in the sense of area
a section, part, or regionthe large number of community groups in the area
in the sense of billet
to assign a lodging to (a soldier)The soldiers were billeted in private homes.
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