quasi

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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin quasi ‎(as if).

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AdjectiveEdit

quasi ‎(not comparable)

  1. resembling or having a likeness to something
    • 2000, Henry Martyn Robert; Sarah Corbin Robert, Robert's Rules of Order, 10th revised edition, 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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CatalanEdit

AdverbEdit

quasi

  1. almost, nearly, quasi

DutchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin quasi ‎(as if).

PronunciationEdit

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.

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AdverbEdit

quasi

  1. effectively, as it were

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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin quasi.

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

quasi

  1. nearly, almost
  2. hardly

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From quam ‎(as) + ‎(if).

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ConjunctionEdit

quasi

  1. as if

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NormanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin quasi.

AdverbEdit

quasi

  1. almost, nearly

NovialEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin quasi.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkwa.si/, /kwa.zi/

ConjunctionEdit

quasi

  1. as if, as it were

PortugueseEdit

AdverbEdit

quasi (not comparable)

  1. Obsolete spelling of quase
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