Definition of Quakers

1. Noun. A Christian sect founded by George Fox about 1660; commonly called Quakers.




Definition of Quakers

1. Noun. (plural of Quaker) ¹

2. Proper noun. The Religious Society of Friends. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Quakers

1. quaker [n] - See also: quaker

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Literary usage of Quakers

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1. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General by Thomas Spencer Baynes (1888)
"The trembling amongst the listening crowd caused or confirmed the name of quakers given to the body: men and women sometimes fell, down and lay grovelling ..."

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