Definition: using another person’s words while issuing credit to that individual
Part of Speech: Verb
Synonym(s): cite, instance, mention
1. During his address to the nation, the president will mention King's name when he quotes one of the icon's speeches.
2. Be sure and quote one of the works of William Shakespeare in your essay about the history of drama.
3. When you quote your anonymous source, you won’t be able to give him credit for his words.