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quarry2

quar·ry2

quarry2

 
pronunciation:
kwaw ri [or] kwa ri
part of speech: noun
inflections: quarries
definition 1: an animal hunted for food or sport.
They lost track of their quarry at the river.
synonyms:
game, prey
similar words:
big game, catch, kill, take
definition 2: anything that is sought or pursued.
synonyms:
chase, prey
similar words:
big game, goal, mark, objective, prize, target, victim