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Definition Of Quarry

  • animal hunted or caught for food
  • a person who is the aim of an attack (especially a victim of ridicule or exploitation) by some hostile person or influence
  • a surface excavation for extracting stone or slate
  • extract (something such as stones) from or as if from a quarry

Syllables : quar-ry

Pronunciation : 'kwɔri

Example Sentences

  • a British term for `quarry' is `stone pit'. (noun)
  • quarry marble. (verb)