q.t.

or Q.T.


Informal.

Nearby words

Idioms

    on the q.t., stealthily; secretly: to meet someone on the q.t.

Origin of q.t.

First recorded in 1905–10
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British Dictionary definitions for q.t.

q.t.


abbreviation for informal

quiet
on the q.t. secretly
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Idioms and Phrases with q.t.

Q.T.


see on the Q.T.

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