Associations to the word «Quad»


QUAD, noun. (informal) A quadrangle (courtyard).
QUAD, noun. (informal) A quadruplet (infant).
QUAD, noun. (computer graphics) A quadrilateral.
QUAD, noun. (informal) A quadriceps muscle.
QUAD, noun. Four shots of espresso.
QUAD, noun. A quad bike.
QUAD, noun. (chess) A kind of round robin tournament between four players, where each participant plays every other participant once.
QUAD, noun. (Mormonism) The Bible, Book of Mormon, Doctrine and Covenants, and Pearl of Great Price bound in a single volume.
QUAD, adjective. Having four shots of espresso.
QUAD, adjective. (poker slang) Of or relating to quads.
QUAD, noun. (metal type) A blank metal block used to fill short lines of type.
QUAD, noun. (printing slang) A joke used to fill long days of setting type.
QUAD, noun. (typography) (phototypesetting and digital typesetting) A keyboard command which aligns text with the left or right margin, or centred between them. In combination, as quad left, quad right, or quad centre.
QUAD, verb. (metal type) (transitive) (intransitive) To fill spaces in a line of type with quads. Also quad out.
QUAD, verb. (typography) (phototypesetting and digital typesetting) (transitive) (intransitive) To align text with the left or right margin, or centre it.
QUAD BIKE, noun. A small off-road four-wheeled powered vehicle, especially of a design derived from a motorcycle, usually used for recreation or farm work.
QUAD BIKES, noun. Plural of quad bike
QUAD HOCKEY, noun. A form of roller hockey played on four-wheeled roller skates.
QUAD PAPER, noun. Quadrille paper
QUAD PLAY, noun. A service offering in which four services are offered together, especially television, broadband, and fixed and mobile telephone.
QUAD PLAYS, noun. Plural of quad play
QUAD RUGBY, noun. (US) Synonym of wheelchair rugby. (US regional name and American English vernacular name)
QUAD SKATE, noun. A roller skate with four wheels, two either side of the foot.

Dictionary definition

QUAD, noun. One of four children born at the same time from the same pregnancy.
QUAD, noun. A muscle of the thigh that extends the leg.
QUAD, noun. (printing) a block of type without a raised letter; used for spacing between words or sentences.
QUAD, noun. A rectangular area surrounded on all sides by buildings.

Wise words

To use the same words is not a sufficient guarantee of understanding; one must use the same words for the same genus of inward experience; ultimately one must have one's experiences in common.
Friedrich Nietzsche