Queen bee: This is a woman holding prominent position somewhere.
Queer fish: A strange person.
Queer Street: In debt. Used to mean a fictitious street where debtors live.
Queer the pitch: Fluff a plan.
Question of time: Something that is certain to happen.
Quick as a flash: Very fast.
Quick fix: A fast solution to something.
Quick off the mark: Spoken about someone fast to adapt to a situation.
Quick on the trigger: About someone, responding fast.
Quicker than lager turns to piss: Very quick. An expression originated in the
Quiet as a cat: About someone very careful and methodical.
Quiet as a mouse: Someone making no noise whatsoever.
Quiet before the storm: The calm situation right before some disturbance.
Quid pro quo: A tit for a tat.
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