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P.D.Q.

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abbreviation Informal.
immediately; at once: You'd better get started P.D.Q.
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Origin of P.D.Q.

1870–75; p(retty)d(amn)q(uick)

Words nearby P.D.Q.

PDF, pdl, PDLL, Pd.M., PDO, P.D.Q., PDR, P-D ratio, PDSA, PDT, pe
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British Dictionary definitions for P.D.Q.

pdq
/ slang /

abbreviation for
pretty damn quick
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