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quote to note, to mark,-- formerly pronounced, and often written, cote; hence the quibble (quote=cote) in the first of the following passages: “And how quote you my folly? Vla. I quote it in your jerkin,” THE TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA, ii. 4. 18 ; “His face's own margent did quote such amazes,” LOVE'S LABOUR'S LOST, ii. 1. 245 ; “We did not quote them so,” LOVE'S LABOUR'S LOST, v. 2. 774 ; “What curious eye doth quote deformities?” ROMEO AND JULIET, i. 4. 31 ; “Will guide my loathsome tresspass in my looks,” THE RAPE OF LUCRECE, 812 ; “Her amber hairs for foul hath amber quoted” LOVE'S LABOUR'S LOST, iv. 3. 83 (Her amber hairs have noted or marked amber for ugly), “He's quoted for a most perfidious slave” ALL'S WELL THAT ENDS WELL, v. 3. 203 ; “Quoted and sign'd to do a deed of shame,” KING JOHN, iv. 2. 222 ; “And quoted joint by joint,” TROILUS AND CRESSIDA, iv. 5. 233 ; “I had not quoted him,” HAMLET, ii. 1. 112 ; “how she quotes the leaves,” TITUS ANDRONICUS, iv. 1. 51

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