On my last day but one I crossed to the Giudecca and ran into him on the quay.
I saw the child myself on Sutton quay, ay, and spake with him, but I'd no notion that he meant to follow us on board.
He's pledged to find you on the quay, and he will—unless some one makes him drunk.
Cleopatra comes from the palace and runs across the quay to Ftatateeta.
Although the quay was not yet finished, the work seemed to be quite abandoned.
Three bluejackets were walking down the street to the quay, lurching over the pavement as they walked.
He was so interested in the crowd on the quay that he did not hear his father speaking to him.
Finding that the second vessel lay moored to the quay, he sprang from it with all his might and alighted safely on the shore.
It was raining in torrents, and the quay was absolutely deserted.
At half past ten Timothy Sweeny left his shop and walked down to the quay.
1690s, variant of Middle English key, keye, caye "wharf" (c.1300; mid-13c. in place names), from Old North French cai (Old French chai, 12c., Modern French quai) "sand bank," from Gaulish caium (5c.), from Old Celtic *kagio- "to encompass, enclose" (cf. Welsh cae "fence, hedge," Cornish ke "hedge"), from PIE *kagh- "to catch, seize; wickerwork, fence" (see hedge (n.)). Spelling altered in English by influence of French quai.