Quad
Quad Quad, Quade Quade, a. [Akin to AS. cw[=ae]d, cwead, dung, evil, G. kot, dung, OHG. qu[=a]t.] Evil; bad; baffling; as, a quade wind. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

Sooth play, quad play, as the Fleming saith. --Chaucer. [1913 Webster]


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