Definition of Quid

1. Noun. The basic unit of money in Great Britain and Northern Ireland; equal to 100 pence.

Exact synonyms: British Pound, British Pound Sterling, Pound, Pound Sterling
Generic synonyms: British Monetary Unit
Terms within: Penny



2. Noun. Something for something; that which a party receives (or is promised) in return for something he does or gives or promises.
Exact synonyms: Quid Pro Quo
Generic synonyms: Consideration, Retainer

3. Noun. A wad of something chewable as tobacco.
Exact synonyms: Chaw, Chew, Cud, Plug, Wad
Generic synonyms: Bit, Bite, Morsel
Derivative terms: Chaw, Chew, Wad

Definition of Quid

1. n. A portion suitable to be chewed; a cud; as, a quid of tobacco.

2. v. t. To drop from the mouth, as food when partially chewed; -- said of horses.

3. n. An English coin, a sovereign.

Definition of Quid

1. Noun. The inherent nature of something. ¹

2. Noun. (US historical) A section of the Democratic-Republican Party between 1805 and 1811 (''from tertium quid''). ¹

3. Noun. (historical) A sovereign or guinea. ¹

4. Noun. (British colloquial) Pound sterling. ¹

5. Noun. (Australia colloquial) pound (qualifier before the 1966 currency change) ¹

6. Noun. (context: Ireland colloquial) pound, punt, euro ¹

7. Noun. A piece of chewing tobacco. ¹

8. Noun. (US colloquial) the act of chewing such tobacco ¹

9. Verb. To chew tobacco ¹

10. Verb. (context: of a horse) To let food drop from the mouth whilst chewing ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Quid

1. a portion of something to be chewed [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Quid

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quicksorting
quicksorts
quickstep
quickstepped
quickstepping
quicksteps
quickthorn
quickthorns
quickwitted
quickwittedly
quickwittedness
quickwork
quicky
quicumque vult
quid (current term)
quid pro quibus
quid pro quo
quid pro quos
quidam
quidams
quiddanies
quiddany
quiddative
quidded
quidding
quiddit
quidditative
quiddities
quiddits

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