(noun, verb)


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

Similar word(s): pound

Definition categories: quantity

2. something for something; that which a party receives (or is promised) in return for something he does or gives or promises

Definition categories: possession, consideration, retainer

3. a wad of something chewable as tobacco

Similar word(s): chaw, chew, cud, plug, wad

Definition categories: food, bit, bite, morsel

Sentences with quid as a noun:

- Five quid for a sandwich? You're having a laugh!


1. To chew tobacco

2. (of a horse) To let food drop from the mouth whilst chewing