quartern sentence in Hindi"quartern" meaning in Hindi
- In addition to a goodly meal with wine and beer, a quartern of tobacco, one-fifth of a pound, was gotten through and a shilling paid out to'ye man of the bowling green '.
- Or unless Mom and Dad are Anglophiles, given to serving a suet pudding at Christmas dinner _ " like a speckled cannonball, so hard and firm, " as Dickens described it, " blazing in half of half-a-quartern of ignited brandy, and bedight with Christmas holly stuck into the top ."
- The recorder, William Moreton, stated the defence's case, and asked the jury to consider if they thought that Canning had answered the charges against her to their satisfaction, and if it was possible she could have survived for almost a month on " no more than a quartern-loaf, and a pitcher of water ".
- She told the court she " saw nothing brought up [, but w ] hen day-light appeared, I could see about the room; there was a fire-place and a grate in it, no bed nor bedstead, nothing but hay to lie upon; there was a black pitcher not quite full of water, and about twenty-four pieces of bread . . . about a quartern loaf ".