- n.四分之一; 一刻钟; 地区; （美式足球的）一节;
- vt.把…四等分; 供…住宿; 使（士兵）驻扎;
- 复数: quarters;
- 第三人称单数: quarters;
- 过去式: quartered;
- 过去分词: quartered;
- 现在分词: quartering;
We should have finished by a quarter past two and the bus doesn't leave till half past.
More than a quarter of the avoidable deaths in the developing world are caused by TB.
I got a call at quarter of seven one night.
August registrations have gone ballistic, accounting now for a quarter of the annual total.
Still to come, the financial news and the weather at a quarter to two.
The group said results for the third quarter are due on October 29.
It was a quarter to six.
This is not war as you learned it. It is brutal work, with no quarter given.
Almost a quarter of the country's export earnings go to service a foreign debt of $29 billion.
During those five years, the pound depreciated by a quarter.
Hourly output by workers declined 1.3% in the first quarter.
They walked a quarter of a mile down the mountainside.
The city has a busy Chinese quarter.
We should quarter a pineapple.
Please subtract a quarter of the money for your own use.
In the first week the moon is in its first quarter, in the third week it is in its last quarter.
It'll cost you a quarter.
Wholesalers reported an improvement in sales for the third quarter.
The acting skill of the player is not a quarter as good as his professional brothers.
We'll gather at the gate of the hotel at a quarter to eight.
I should manage to square accounts with the bank before the end of the quarter.
She pays her rent by the quarter.
A quarter of this year's American grain harvest will be used to produce bio-fuel for cars.
Marriott had its worst quarter ever, with revenues per room falling by 25%.
reduced his revenues to a quarter of normal years
Mm, I think 16, but 3 quarters of them are women.
This prompted the company to cut its forecasts for the full fourth quarter.
More than a quarter of children live in single-parent households—a historic high, according to Pew—and these children are three times as likely to live in poverty as those who live with married parents.
Less than an hour away by snowmobile, Chinese labourers have updated the Great Wall Station, a vital part of China's plan to operate five bases on Antarctica, complete with an indoor badminton court and sleeping quarters for 150 people.
A study of employees at health insurance provider Aetna revealed that roughly one quarter of those taking in-office yoga and mindfulness classes reported a 28% reduction in their stress levels and a 20% improvement in sleep quality.
According to the Centre for Strategic and International Studies,about three quarter of energy we use to move things, including ourselves, accomplishes no useful work.
That same study found that randomly assigned interracial roommates at Ohio State broke up before the end of the quarter about twice as often as same-race roommates.
We've had more people booking in the first quarter of this year than last," says Hubert Moineau, founder of Tselana Travel, which is planning to introduce a new program of longer adventure trips, including polar expeditions and cruises in the Galápagos.
The fact that there is an iced coffee on the market with over a quarter of a woman's daily calories allowance is alarming," Dr Rachel Thompson, science programme manager at London-based WCRF, said in a widely-reported statement.
During my first quarter at university of California, riverside ucr, I thought that I wanted to study political science with its focus on international affairs, so that's what I applied for.
2016年高考英语浙江卷（6月） 阅读理解 七选五 原文
During my first quarter, I spoke directly to the chancellor, asking him for support towards my initiatives, met with the vice chancellors.
2016年高考英语浙江卷（6月） 阅读理解 七选五 原文
If they tell you otherwise, they're lying and will probably change what they want to purse within the first quarter of attendance.
2016年高考英语浙江卷（6月） 阅读理解 七选五 原文
It's much faster, for example, to shop for groceries at a quarter to three than to stand in line during the after-work rush.
2016年高考英语浙江卷（10月） 阅读理解 阅读C 原文
That's a quarter-hour more you could be sleeping if you bought a coffee maker with a timer.
2017年高考英语全国卷3 阅读理解 七选五 原文
Of all the changes that have taken place in English-language newspapers during the past quarter-century,perhaps the most far-reaching has been the inexorable decline in the scope and seriousness of their arts coverage.
In the third quarter, CEO turnover was down 23% from a year ago as nervous boards stuck with the leaders they had, according to Liberum Research.
A quarter of America’s public-sector workers have a university degree.
The State, War, and Navy Building, as it was originally known, housed the three Executive Branch Departments most intimately associated with formulating and conducting the nation's foreign policy in the last quarter of the nineteenth century and the first quarter of the twentieth century-the period when the United States emerged as an international power.
During the 2016 presidential campaign, nearly a quarter of web content shared by Twitter users in the politically critical state of Michigan was fake news, according to the University of Oxford.
1. one of four equal parts;
"a quarter of a pound"
2. a district of a city having some distinguishing character;
"the Latin Quarter"
3. one of four periods of play into which some games are divided;
"both teams scored in the first quarter"
4. a unit of time equal to 15 minutes or a quarter of an hour;
"it's a quarter til 4"
"a quarter after 4 o'clock"
5. one of four periods into which the school year is divided;
"the fall quarter ends at Christmas"
6. a fourth part of a year; three months;
"unemployment fell during the last quarter"
7. one of the four major division of the compass;
"the wind is coming from that quarter"
8. a quarter of a hundredweight (25 pounds)
9. a quarter of a hundredweight (28 pounds)
10. a United States coin worth one fourth of a dollar;
"he fed four quarters into the slot machine"
11. an unspecified person;
"he dropped a word in the right quarter"
12. the rear part of a ship
13. piece of leather that comprises the part of a shoe or boot covering the heel and joining the vamp
1. provide housing for (military personnel)
2. pull (a person) apart with four horses tied to his extremities, so as to execute him;
"in the old days, people were drawn and quartered for certain crimes"
3. divide into quarters;
"quarter an apple"
4. divide by four; divide into quarters
districk, region, area, section, zone, belt, quarter, neighbourhood
船侧后半部 船的后部 船尾部
波片 quarter-wave plate