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16 Slang Words beginning with Q

Slang is a kind of language consisting of very informal words and phrases. Slang is more common in speech than in writing. Slang words are often used in a particular context or by a particular group of people.

These are English slang words beginning with the letter Q. Click on a slang term for example sentences, notes, origins, quizzes and answers.

Slang

Q and A

a question and answer session or exchange

QC

quality control; the methods used to ensure a product is of the required quality

quack

someone who cheats people by claiming to have special knowledge, especially in medicine

quad (1) British English

an open space between buildings, usually at a school or a university

quad (2)

a quadruplet, one of four babies born together from the same mother

quads

quadriceps; large muscles in the upper legs

quant

a quantitative analyst; a person who performs quantitative analysis

quarter American English

a U.S. or Canadian 25-cent coin

quarterback American English

to lead and make decisions

queef | quif American English Taboo

to expel air from the vagina (v.) | an expulsion of air from the vagina (n.)

queen

an effeminate gay man

queeny

effeminate

queer Offensive

homosexual, gay

quickie | quicky

a sexual act that lasts a short time

quid British and Australian English

one pound sterling

quitter

a person who gives up easily when faced with a difficult challenge

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