1

quid

play
noun \ˈkwid\

Definition of quid

plural

quid

also

quids

British

  1. :  a pound sterling

Origin and Etymology of quid

origin unknown


2

quid

noun

Definition of quid

  1. :  a cut or wad of something chewable

Origin and Etymology of quid

English dialect, cud, from Middle English quide, from Old English cwidu, cwudu — more at cud




Learn More about quid


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up quid? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

a severe test

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

The Emoji Quiz

  • emoji-the-quiz
  • What phase of the moon is this: 🌖 ?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Add Diction

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!