Tesauro Inglês

Sinônimos de quarter

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

Sinônimos adicionais

in the sense of area
Definition
a section, part, or region
the large number of community groups in the area
Sinônimos
in the sense of billet
Definition
to assign a lodging to (a soldier)
The soldiers were billeted in private homes.
in the sense of board
Sinônimos

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