Quaker - definition, transcription

Amer.  |ˈkweɪkər|
Brit.  |ˈkweɪkə|

noun

- a member of the Religious Society of Friends founded by George Fox (the Friends have never called themselves Quakers) (syn: friend, quaker)
- one who quakes and trembles with (or as with) fear (syn: quaker, trembler)

Examples

Quaker State

Quaker City амер.; уст.

...reflecting the Quaker avoidance of personal vanity, the graveyard is not marked by so much as a single headstone...

Word forms

noun
singular: Quaker
plural: Quakers
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