quid

Definition

Slang for a British pound.

Use quid in a sentence

When I visited England for business, I made sure to call the local money by the name quid to try to blend in.

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The American tourist did not understand what the clerk at the shopping mall meant by the price being 20 quid.

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When I received the check at the restaurant, I was shocked to find that I owed forty quid for my steak dinner and drinks for the evening.

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