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Meaning of "quotability" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF QUOTABILITY

quotability  [ˌkwəʊtəˈbɪlɪtɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF QUOTABILITY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Quotability is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES QUOTABILITY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of quotability in the English dictionary

The definition of quotability in the dictionary is the quality or state of being apt or suitable for quotation or being remembered and spoken, esp to illustrate succinctly or support a point or an argument.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH QUOTABILITY


ability
əˈbɪlɪtɪ
accessibility
əkˌsɛsɪˈbɪlɪtɪ
accountability
əˌkaʊntəˈbɪlɪtɪ
availability
əˌveɪləˈbɪlɪtɪ
capability
ˌkeɪpəˈbɪlɪtɪ
compatibility
kəmˌpætɪˈbɪlɪtɪ
disability
ˌdɪsəˈbɪlɪtɪ
durability
ˌdjʊərəˈbɪlɪtɪ
eligibility
ˌɛlɪdʒɪˈbɪlɪtɪ
flexibility
ˌflɛksɪˈbɪlɪtɪ
inability
ˌɪnəˈbɪlɪtɪ
liability
ˌlaɪəˈbɪlɪtɪ
mobility
məʊˈbɪlɪtɪ
nobility
nəʊˈbɪlɪtɪ
possibility
ˌpɒsɪˈbɪlɪtɪ
probability
ˌprɒbəˈbɪlɪtɪ
reliability
rɪˌlaɪəˈbɪlɪtɪ
responsibility
rɪˌspɒnsəˈbɪlɪtɪ
stability
stəˈbɪlɪtɪ
visibility
ˌvɪzɪˈbɪlɪtɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE QUOTABILITY

quot.
quota
quota sampling
quota system
quota-hopper
quota-hopping
quotable
quotableness
quotably
quotation
quotation mark
quotation marks
quotatious
quotative
quote
quote-driven
quote-unquote
quoted company
quoter
quoteworthy

WORDS THAT END LIKE QUOTABILITY

agility
credibility
facility
feasibility
fertility
functionality
hostility
humility
inevitability
instability
merchantability
profitability
suitability
susceptibility
sustainability
tranquility
usability
utility
variability
versatility
vulnerability

Synonyms and antonyms of quotability in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «quotability» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF QUOTABILITY

Find out the translation of quotability to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of quotability from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «quotability» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

引用价值
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

citabilidad
570 millions of speakers

English

quotability
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

quotability
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

quotability
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

цитируемости
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

quotability
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

উদ্ধৃতিযোগ্যতা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

citabilité
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Sebut harga
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Zitierbarkeit
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

quotability
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

quotability
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Tembung kasebut
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

quotability
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

quotability
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

कोट्यवधी
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

quotability
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

quotability
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

quotability
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

цитованості
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

quotability
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

quotability
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

quotability
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

quotability
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

quotability
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of quotability

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «QUOTABILITY»

The term «quotability» is used very little and occupies the 174.085 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «QUOTABILITY» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «quotability» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «quotability» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about quotability

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «QUOTABILITY»

Discover the use of quotability in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to quotability and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Hollywood Blockbusters: The Anthropology of Popular Movies
QUOTABILITY. A brief tour of recent work in linguistic anthropology will help illuminate the quotability of TBL. Indeed, questions of miscommunication, metalinguistics, and quotability have been at the heart of recent developments in the field.
David Sutton, Peter Wogan, 2009
2
The Natural Background of Meaning
mention of factivity and quotability as tests for the distinction, he draws a contrast between communicative behaviour with natural meaning and communicative behaviour with nonnatural meaning, in terms of lacking and involving voluntariness ...
A. Denkel, 1999
3
Our Masters' Voices: The Language and Body Language of Politics
5. Quotability. The selection and survival of quotations Mr Neil Kinnock's first keynote address as leader of the Labour Party included a long section attacking Conservative policies on the welfare state. He began it by quoting from a speech Mrs ...
Max Atkinson, 1984
4
Hesiodic Voices: Studies in the Ancient Reception of ...
Secondly, there is the familiar fact of Hesiod's 'quotability', the fact that the Works and Daysis replete with memorable one-liners and what were or were to become proverbial or semi-proverbial utterances; vv. 25 and 26 of the Works and Days ...
Richard Hunter, 2014
5
Literary History: Towards a Global Perspective
Barber then argues for the notion of quotability maintaining that certain texts have an "independent identity outside the context of utterance."69 Unlike her previous studies I have referred to, Barber here actually discusses literariness as such, ...
Anders Pettersson, Gunilla Lindberg-Wada, Margareta Petersson, 2006
6
Quotology
51 Though it is obvious, it must be said. quotability Robert Andrews warranted that “quotability, not niceness or correctness,” was the prime criterion for inclusion in The Columbia Dictionary of Quotations (hereafter CDQ). For Andrews ...
Willis Goth Regier, 2010
7
The Politics of Eloquence: David Hume's Polite Rhetoric
As Klein writes, 'concision in expression would produce an apothegmatic effect which would, in turn, enhance quotability. Quotability meant that the ethical message would more easily circulate among polite readers.'81 Second, simplicity in an ...
Marc Hanvelt, 2012
8
Literary History: Towards a Global Perspective: Volume 1: ...
Barber then argues for the notion of quotability maintaining that certain texts have an “independent identity outside the context of utterance.”69 Unlike her previous studies I have referred to, Barber here actually discusses literariness as such, ...
Anders Pettersson, Gunilla Lindberg-Wada, Margareta Petersson, 2006
9
The Good Book: A Humanist Bible
A non-religious, humanist reference draws on secular literature and philosophy from both Western and Eastern traditions to consider such topics as the origins of the world, how to relate to others, and how to appreciate life.
A.C. Grayling, 2011
10
Empirical Studies of the Arts
Two play attributes (quotability and richness), a developmental variable (age quadratic), and political context variable (total battles), and two issue measures ( Factor 4 and Issue 8) all are likely candidates. To reduce the complexity of the ...
International Association of Empirical Aesthetics, 1983

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «QUOTABILITY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term quotability is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Susan Sarandons Timeless Cool
... of cult classics from The Rocky Horror Picture Show to Thelma & Louise, the actress is redefining quotability, badassery, and eternally youthful robot genetics. «Daily Beast, Jul 15»
2
Steve Spurrier 'Happy' Confederate Flag Down in South Carolina
I know the coaches all over South Carolina were happy and glad to see the flag come down.” Many college sports reporters enjoy Spurrier's quotability quotient. «Breitbart News, Jul 15»
3
Throwin' Back The Films
There's much to admire about cult classics: their quotability, their intense fan base and their often-odd humor that never gets old. Just thinking about some of ... «Old Gold & Black, Jun 15»
4
Create Success Rather Than Sinkholes Via Smart Partnerships
Note the quotability power of this “compared to what” characterization. “The Halo Effect” – Partners' Bonus Benefits: spur contagious behavior of making water ... «Forbes, May 15»
5
Slouching all over the world: An Irishman's Diary about Yeats's …
In fact, if there was a world record for the distance between quotability and ... But there's more to The Second Coming's quotability than slouching. For how would ... «Irish Times, Apr 15»
6
Ex-Gallagher team launch Modus MGA
Banks continued: "This enables our broker partners to increase their 'quotability', their conversion, their client service and, ultimately, their bottom line.". «Insurance Age, Jan 15»
7
Ageas and Pen sign online deal for household insurance
Our goal is to provide bespoke facilities that enhance 'quotability'." Longevity He continued: "Our partnership with Ageas will enable us to deliver a longevity and ... «Insurance Age, Dec 14»
8
Why Is Mean Girls So Quotable?
Its enduring place as a cultural reference is due to many factors, mostly surrounding its quotability—it has survived, 10 years later, because people are still ... «Slate Magazine, Jan 14»
9
Mario Chalmers one-ups Gregg Popovich for quotability
When it comes to postgame snark, nobody is at Gregg Popovich's level. The San Antonio Spurs' head coach was at an all-time high after the Spurs' 103-84 ... «USA TODAY, Jun 13»
10
The Quotable Rebecca West
West's definition of feminism, written 100 years ago in her essay Mr. Chesterton in Hysterics, has fired up generations of activists. And her quotability doesn't end ... «Legacy.com, Mar 13»

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« EDUCALINGO. Quotability [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/quotability>. Jun 2021 ».
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