Definition of "quadruplets" []

  • One of four offspring born at one birth (noun)
  • A group or set of four similar things (noun)
  • A group of four notes to be played in a time value of three (noun)
  • Plural form of quadruplet. (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "quadruplets" in a sentence
  • "Lance Morrisett said that's exactly what he does, adding that the quadruplets were the answer to many prayers."
  • "Actually, what we're talking about here are the four Olsen boobies, so maybe "quadruplets" is the term I'm searching for."
  • "The California state medical board decided that Kamrava "did not exercise sound judgment" and "committed gross negligence, repeated negligent acts, and incompetence" in Suleman's case as well as at least two others: A 48-year-old woman had complications after becoming pregnant with quadruplets, and a 42-year-old woman contracted ovarian cancer after her fertility treatments."