quasi

See also: quasi-

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin quasi (as if).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

quasi (not comparable)

  1. resembling or having a likeness to something
    • 2000, Henry Martyn Robert; Sarah Corbin Robert, Robert's Rules of Order, edition 10th revised, page 522:
      The presiding officer of the assembly does not appoint a chairman of the quasi committee, but remains in the chair himself throughout its proceedings.

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DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin quasi (as if).

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AdverbEdit

quasi

  1. quasi

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin quasi.

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

quasi

  1. (dated, colloquial, regional or literary) almost, nearly

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GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin quasi.

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

quasi

  1. effectively, as it were

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GuernésiaisEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin quasi.

AdverbEdit

quasi

  1. almost, nearly

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin quasi.

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

quasi

  1. nearly, almost
  2. hardly

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Related termsEdit

  • quasiché

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From quam (as) + (if).

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ConjunctionEdit

quasi

  1. as if

DescendantsEdit


NovialEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin quasi.

PronunciationEdit

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ConjunctionEdit

quasi

  1. as if, as it were
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