Definition of Quaint in English :
Define Quaint in English
Quaint meaning in English
Meaning of Quaint in English
Pronunciation of Quaint in English
Quaint pronunciation in English
Pronounce Quaint in Englishsee synonyms of quaint
strange in an interesting or pleasing way
Example Sentences:'quaint dialect words''quaint streets of New Orleans, that most foreign of American cities'
very strange or unusual; odd or even incongruous in character or appearance
Example Sentences:'the head terminating in the quaint duck bill which gives the animal its vernacular name''came forth a quaint and fearful sight''a quaint sense of humor'
attractively old-fashioned (but not necessarily authentic)
Example Sentences:'houses with quaint thatched roofs''a vaulted roof supporting old-time chimney pots'
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