Explicație quarry în Dicționarul Englez Englez

quarry

('kwrē )

substantiv
animal hunted or caught for food
substantiv
a surface excavation for extracting stone or slate
"a British term for `quarry'' is `stone pit''"

substantiv
a person who is the aim of an attack (especially a victim of ridicule or exploitation) by some hostile person or influence
"he fell prey to muggers"
"everyone was fair game"
"the target of a manhunt"

verb
extract (something such as stones) from or as if from a quarry
"quarry marble"





Sinonime:
(substantiv) pit, prey, target