- (of an escutcheon) divided into four or more parts.
- (of a cross) having the central square portion removed.
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OTHER WORDS FROM quarteredun·quar·tered, adjective
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And there was the one in Henry VII, with Ray Winstone, where I was drawn and quartered.Life After Deaths: Sean Bean on 'Game of Thrones' Paternity and 'Legends'|Jason Lynch|August 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
No Soldier shall, in time of peace be quartered in any house, without the consent of the Owner, nor in time of war blah blah blah.P.J. O’Rourke: Who Really Actually Wants This Bill of Rights?|P. J. O’Rourke|April 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Like practically every other inch of the planet, they can be surveyed and mapped, drawn, quartered, and vivisected by satellite.
His quartered carcass was impaled above other London city gates.
Are we about to see a revisionist pushback on how Hot Rod has already been hanged, drawn, and quartered?
Now that troops were quartered in their homes this state of things was speedily changed.Lafcadio Hearn|Nina H. Kennard
The beef had been quartered and roasted on a spit over a charcoal fire, outside one of the huts.Francisco Our Little Argentine Cousin|Eva Cannon Brooks
Next we marched to the Curragh camp to be quartered there during the balance of the drill season.A Soldier's Life|Edwin G. Rundle
To the left, on the borders of the plain; he is quartered in a wood.The Usurper|Judith Gautier
Soldiers were quartered in the college gates and the kitchens.Oxford and its Story|Cecil Headlam