[ kah-ter; French ka-truh ]
/ ˈkɑ tər; French ˈka trə /


the four at cards, dice, or the like.


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Origin of quatre

Borrowed into English from French around 1540–50
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British Dictionary definitions for quatre

/ (ˈkætrə, French katrə) /


a playing card with four pips

Word Origin for quatre

French: four
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