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  • Noun: quaker
    1. One who quakes and trembles with (or as with) fear
      - trembler
    Noun: Quaker  kweyku(r)
    1. A member of the Religious Society of Friends founded by George Fox (the Friends have never called themselves Quakers)
      - Friend

    Derived forms: Quakers, quakers

    See also: quake

    Type of: Christian, coward

    Part of: Quakers, Religious Society of Friends, Society of Friends

    Encyclopedia: Quaker Quaker, Indiana


  • [Medicine]
    The name given to all Christian denominations,sects,or groups rising out of the Reformation. Protestant churches generally agree that the principle of authority should be the Scriptures rather than the institutional church or the pope. (from W.L. Reese,Dictionary of Philosophy and Religion,1999)
Examples
  • William penn wrote in the cool, charitable vein of the quaker faith.
  • There was a gentle bustle at the quaker house, as the afternoon drew to a close.
  • A quaker child in an inimical new england settlement is stoned by the other children.
  • The philadelphia quaker and botanist william bartram (1739—1823) likewise wrote of america europeans liked to hear of.
  • You could find more guns on a plane full of quakers
  • You could find more guns on a plane full of quakers
  • What is that, mr dedalus ? the quaker librarian asked
  • quakers strongly oppose violence and war
  • The quaker librarian came from the leavetakers . blushing his mask said
  • quakers and witches are banned
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