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Definition of "quarters" [quarters]

  • Housing or accommodation, esp as provided for military personnel and their families
  • The stations assigned to military personnel, esp to each crew member of a warship
  • (in India) housing provided by an employer or by the government
  • Plural form of quarter. (noun)

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  • (military) Housing, barracks or other habitation or living space. Compare cuarto. (noun)
  • A commonly played university drinking game in North America. (noun)
  • Quarterfinals. (noun)

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Use "quarters" in a sentence
  • "“compound quartering,” and quarters A, D are _quarters quarterly_, and B is _a quarter quarterly of six_, while C remains unaffected by the secondary process."
  • "One of the hilarious if somewhat disgusting themes we've heard from certain quarters is that Obama will win because he's black."
  • "Using a sharp knife cut each pear into quarters from the top down."