When you come to an agreement that is sort of like a contract, this is an example of a quasi contract.
Origin of quasiL, as if, as it were, just as from quamsi from quam, as, how + si, if, whether: see quantity and so
Origin of quasiMiddle English as if from Old French from Latin quam as ; see kwo- in Indo-European roots. sī if ; see swo- in Indo-European roots.
Origin of quasi-Latin quasi as if ; see quasi .
From Latin quasi (“as if").
- “Quasi-" may be prefixed to nouns, adjectives, and adverbs.
quasi - Legal Definition