From no quarter

From no quarter
Ниоткуда. Ни с чьей стороны

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  • from every quarter — from all sides, from everywhere …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Quarter bin — is a phrase common in the American comic book community used to describe discount boxes of comic books [ [http://funnybooks.blogspot.com/2006/10/dumpster diving tales from quarter bin.html Funnybooks: Dumpster Diving Tales from the quarter bin] …   Wikipedia

  • quarter — I UK [ˈkwɔː(r)tə(r)] / US [ˈkwɔrtər] noun Word forms quarter : singular quarter plural quarters *** 1) [countable] maths one of four equal parts of something quarter of: Over a quarter of our income goes on food. Nearly three quarters of the… …   English dictionary

  • quarter — quar|ter1 [ kwɔrtər ] noun *** ▸ 1 one of four equal parts ▸ 2 coin worth 25 cents ▸ 3 part of town ▸ 4 particular person/group ▸ 5 kind behavior ▸ 6 unit of weight 1. ) count one of four equal parts of something: quarter of: Over a quarter of… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • quarter — I. noun Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French, from Latin quartarius, from quartus fourth Date: 14th century 1. one of four equal parts into which something is divisible ; a fourth part < in the top quarter of his class > 2. any of various …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • quarter — n. & v. n. 1 each of four equal parts into which a thing is or might be divided. 2 a period of three months, usu. for which payments become due on the quarter day. 3 a point of time 15 minutes before or after any hour. 4 a school or US university …   Useful english dictionary

  • quarter*/*/*/ — [ˈkwɔːtə] noun [C] 1) one of four equal parts of something Over a quarter of our income goes on food.[/ex] 2) one of four periods of 15 minutes that an hour is divided into when you are telling the time 3) one of four periods of three months that …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • Quarter Over Quarter - Q/Q — A measure of an investment or company s growth from one quarter to the next. Quarter over quarter growth is most commonly used to compare a company s growth in profits or revenue, though it can also be used to describe changes in money supply,… …   Investment dictionary

  • quarter gallery — noun : a balcony projecting from the quarter of a large sailing ship …   Useful english dictionary

  • Quarter — Quar ter (kw[aum]r t[ e]r), n. [F. quartier, L. quartarius a fourth part, fr. quartus the fourth. See {Quart}.] 1. One of four equal parts into which anything is divided, or is regarded as divided; a fourth part or portion; as, a quarter of a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Quarter aspect — Quarter Quar ter (kw[aum]r t[ e]r), n. [F. quartier, L. quartarius a fourth part, fr. quartus the fourth. See {Quart}.] 1. One of four equal parts into which anything is divided, or is regarded as divided; a fourth part or portion; as, a quarter… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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