meaning: the extraction of building stone or slate from an open surface quarry (noun)
example:The quarrying should take less then five years.
meaning: animal hunted or caught for food (noun)
meaning: a surface excavation for extracting stone or slate (noun)
example:a British term for `quarry' is `stone pit'
meaning: a person who is the aim of an attack (especially a victim of ridicule or exploitation) by some hostile person or influence (noun)
meaning: extract something, for example stones, from or as if from a quarry (verb)
example:I like to quarry marble in my spare time.