quasi

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin quasi (as if).

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Adjective[edit]

quasi (not comparable)

  1. resembling or having a likeness to something
    • 2000, Henry Martyn Robert; Sarah Corbin Robert, Robert's Rules of Order, edition 10th revised, page 522:
      The presiding officer of the assembly does not appoint a chairman of the quasi committee, but remains in the chair himself throughout its proceedings.

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin quasi (as if).

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Adverb[edit]

quasi

  1. quasi

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin quasi.

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quasi

  1. (dated, colloquial, regional or literary) almost, nearly

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin quasi.

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quasi

  1. effectively, as it were

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Guernésiais[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin quasi.

Adverb[edit]

quasi

  1. almost, nearly

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin quasi.

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Adverb[edit]

quasi

  1. nearly, almost
  2. hardly

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From quam (as) + (if).

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Conjunction[edit]

quasi

  1. as if

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Novial[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin quasi.

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Conjunction[edit]

quasi

  1. as if, as it were