n (pl quid)
- 1 (pound) (BrE) [colloquial/familiar], libra (f) three quid each tres libras cada uno to be quids in sacar* gananciaMore example sentences
- I was twenty four at the time, and I hadn't yet paid back a single penny of the three thousand quid he lent me to buy my first car.
- You pay forty quid a month to watch advertising you also pay for.
- The lodger has moved out, leaving me three hundred quid a month short.
- 2 (lump) he was chewing on a quid of tobacco estaba mascando tabaco quids of tobacco tabaco (m) de mascarMore example sentences
- Aagaard recorded that some of the crewmen traded fossils for tobacco, quoting them as saying, ‘What were fossils good for when you had Navy cut and juicy quids?’
- I rehydrated the dried leaves and rolled up three quids.
- Almost all habitual chewers use tobacco with or without the betel quid.
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