Quarterfinal vs Quartet - What's the difference?

quarterfinal | quartet |


As nouns the difference between quarterfinal and quartet

is that quarterfinal is one of the four competitions in a knockout tournament whose winners go on to play in the two semifinals while quartet is (music) a music composition in four parts, each performed by a single voice or instrument.

quarterfinal

English

Alternative forms

* quarter final * quarter-final

Noun

(en noun)
  • One of the four competitions in a knockout tournament whose winners go on to play in the two semifinals.
  • Synonyms

    * last eight * quarter

    Derived terms

    * quarterfinalist

    quartet

    Alternative forms

    * quartette

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (music) A music composition in four parts, each performed by a single voice or instrument.
  • A string quartet .
  • (music) The set of four musicians who perform a piece of music together in four parts.
  • A quartet of violinists .
  • A group of four.
  • Synonyms

    * group of four: foursome