Associations to the word «Quartet»


QUARTET, noun. (music) A music composition in four parts, each performed by a single voice or instrument.
QUARTET, noun. (music) The set of four musicians who perform a piece of music together in four parts.
QUARTET, noun. A group of four.

Dictionary definition

QUARTET, noun. The cardinal number that is the sum of three and one.
QUARTET, noun. Four performers or singers who perform together.
QUARTET, noun. A set of four similar things considered as a unit.
QUARTET, noun. Four people considered as a unit; "he joined a barbershop quartet"; "the foursome teed off before 9 a.m.".
QUARTET, noun. A musical composition for four performers.

Wise words

Wisdom does not show itself so much in precept as in life - in firmness of mind and a mastery of appetite. It teaches us to do, as well as talk, and to make our words and actions all of a color.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca