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quote unquote

also quote
named or described as Even the quote unquote realistic movies don't show very realistic violence. In order to make some foods, quote, healthy, you end up cooking all the flavor out of them.
Usage notes: often used to show doubt that something is true or exactly as it is described
See also: quote, unquote
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But I had to have a mini battle with the record company because they thought it was too raw for "Nelly Furtado", quote unquote.
Southwell puts on such a show today and Quote Unquote might have the final say in the Ladbrokes Median Auction Maiden Stakes.
You look at wrestling and you had all the popular guys - quote unquote, the good guys in the sport - and you had them wrestling each other each week, I'm not sure it would be as appealing to the fans as if you got somebody that people like and somebody that they dislike,'' Stewart said.
So I think he really took a chance on me, because, like I said, I never worked in a quote unquote secretarial position before.
President) Bush can no longer be reelected on the basis of his -- quote unquote -- leadership,'' Tsurumi, who was Bush's professor at Harvard Business School, told his audience in reference to November's presidential election in the United States.
Don Thompson, president, West Division of McDonald's USA, said it was a mistake to simply characterize the company's customer base "as quote unquote blue collar".
I wouldn't be surprised if half of all quote unquote "cable or DBS households" have a second television set that receives its signals over the air.
There will not be another, quote unquote, Abba musical," the Telegraph quoted him as saying.