quid

Primary Meanings of quid

1.
n
a wad of something chewable as tobacco
2.
n
the basic unit of money in Great Britain and Northern Ireland; equal to 100 pence
3.
n
something for something; that which a party receives (or is promised) in return for something he does or gives or promises
Full Definitions of quid
1

n a wad of something chewable as tobacco

Synonyms:
chaw, chew, cud, plug, wad
Type of:
bit, bite, morsel
a small amount of solid food; a mouthful
2

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

Synonyms:
British pound, British pound sterling, pound, pound sterling
Type of:
British monetary unit
monetary unit in Great Britain
3

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

Synonyms:
quid pro quo
Type of:
consideration, retainer
a fee charged in advance to retain the services of someone

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