quoad

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Latin.

Pronunciation[edit]

Preposition[edit]

quoad

  1. (archaic) With respect to.
    • 1884, Horace Smith, A treatise on the law of negligence
      It seems to have been rather on this ground that quoad Hughes, who was a volunteer, the defendant had not been guilty of any negligence at all...

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From quo + ad.

Adverb[edit]

quoad (comparative quoius, superlative quoissimē)

  1. as far as
  2. as long as
  3. until
  4. while

References[edit]

  • Bruno Meinecke, Ph.D. (1960) Third Year Latin. (Allyn and Bacon, Inc.)