P.D.Q.

or PDQ


Informal.

immediately; at once: You'd better get started P.D.Q.

Origin of P.D.Q.

1870–75; p(retty) d(amn) q(uick)
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British Dictionary definitions for pdq

pdq

/ slang /

abbreviation for

pretty damn quick

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