quotha

[kwoh-thuh]
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interjection Archaic.

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

Nearby words

  1. quote-driven,
  2. quote-unquote,
  3. quoted company,
  4. quoteworthy,
  5. quoth,
  6. quotid.,
  7. quotidian,
  8. quotient,
  9. quotient group,
  10. quotient ring

Origin of quotha

First recorded in 1510–20; from quoth a quoth he

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British Dictionary definitions for quotha

quotha

interjection

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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