quite

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈkwaɪt/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/kwaɪt/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(kwīt)

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quite

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
adv
  1. is quite [different, hot, good, interesting]
  2. am quite [happy, excited] about
  3. they are quite similar
  4. yes, I am quite sure
  5. UK: I quite agree
  6. you're quite [right, wrong] (about that)
  7. that was quite [easy, difficult]
  8. it is quite [clear, possible] (that)
  9. am (really) quite all right
  10. already quite [full, overloaded]
  11. seems quite unnecessary
  12. is considered quite [old, unnecessary]
  13. quite young for his [position, experience]
  14. quite old for the [job, game, ride]
  15. (really) quite [wonderful, extraordinary]
  16. was not quite [finished, done, complete]
  17. oops, not quite
  18. yes, quite possibly
  19. has been quite [some, a long] time since
  20. is quite the opposite (actually)
  21. you look quite the [part, gentleman]
  22. [there is, there's] nothing quite like a
  23. you [did, sang, performed] quite well
  24. not quite as [much, good, tall]
  25. not quite what I imagined
  26. happens quite often (actually)
  27. quite [liked, enjoyed] the [movie, book, discussion]
  28. don't quite agree with that
  29. don't quite [know what you mean, understand]
  30. UK: well, quite!
  31. UK: quite right too!
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