[ kwoh-thuh ]
/ ˈkwoʊ θə /

interjection Archaic.

indeed! (used ironically or contemptuously in quoting another).

Origin of quotha

First recorded in 1510–20; from quoth a quoth he
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British Dictionary definitions for quotha

/ (ˈkwəʊθə) /


archaic an expression of mild sarcasm, used in picking up a word or phrase used by someone elseArt thou mad? Mad, quotha! I am more sane than thou

Word Origin for quotha

C16: from quoth a quoth he
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