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Slang

Q and A

This page is about the slang term Q and A

Meaning

a question and answer session or exchange

For example

  • There'll be a Q and A session after the speech.

  • The president sometimes gets into trouble in Q and A exchanges because he forgets names, dates and figures quite easily.

Origin: from the initial letters of the words "question" and "answer"

Quick Quiz

A "Q and A session" is a

a. quizzing and answering session

b. question and answer session

c. quick and active session

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Contributor: Matt Errey