Definition of Quarry in English :
Define Quarry in English
Quarry meaning in English
Meaning of Quarry in English
Pronunciation of Quarry in English
Quarry pronunciation in English
Pronounce Quarry in Englishsee synonyms of quarry
a person who is the aim of an attack (especially a victim of ridicule or exploitation) by some hostile person or influence
Example Sentences:'he fell prey to muggers''everyone was fair game''the target of a manhunt'
a surface excavation for extracting stone or slate
Example Sentences:'a British term for quarry' is stone pit''
extract (something such as stones) from or as if from a quarry
Example Sentences:'quarry marble'
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