Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo

Browse Alphabetically: Q

Browse results for 'Q' (10 of 100)

q-tip (noun) : an elderly person with white hair driving very slowly in the fast lane

Submitted by: Anonymous on Nov. 02, 2005 17:46


Q.A. (verb) : to check to make sure all information is correct; this is an abbreviation for Quality Assurance (noun), but it is now being used as a word in itself

Please, Q.A. these documents to make sure they were properly loaded into the database.

Submitted by: Kimberly from Pennsylvania on Jun. 11, 2007 12:08


Q.C.

(abbreviation) : quality check - checking something to make sure that it is absolutely perfect for the consumer (term used primarily in candy factories)

I am in charge of Q.C. for the Candy Kisses before packaging and shipment.

Submitted by: Anonymous on Jan. 14, 2008 15:26


(verb) : to implement Quality Control

Please, Q.C. all of the test kits and email me any potential issues that may arise. Thank you.

Submitted by: K.A. Hoffa from Pennsylvania on Jan. 14, 2008 14:38


Q.T.

(abbreviation) : quiet time

Lets stay home tonight and have some Q.T. together.

Submitted by: Peaches Santiago from Puerto Rico on May. 16, 2008 11:06


(abbreviation) : quality time

I can't hang out with you this weekend because I have to put in some serious Q.T. with the boyfriend.

Submitted by: K.A. Hoffa from Pennsylvania on May. 15, 2008 12:45


Q8 (abbreviation) : Q8 is a widely used for the "Quick Eight" or "Quick 8" drag racing discipline, maybe since the introduction of drag racing early in the 20th Century.

Submitted by: Anonymous on Sep. 10, 2008 22:39


qayed (adjective) : tested, QualityAnalYsED

The program has been qayed

Submitted by: Kapil Srivastava from California on Oct. 21, 2007 03:12


QBR (abbreviation) : total quarterback rating

Submitted by: Anonymous on Aug. 25, 2014 11:40


Qeegeebo

(noun) : sandwich shop

Are we going to eat at the queegeebo again?

Submitted by: Francisco from California on Oct. 08, 2005 19:33


qeej (noun) : a traditional Chinese musical instrument consisting of bamboo pipes

Submitted by: Joan Riker from Oregon on Sep. 19, 2013 17:37


Qhtacc (abbreviation) : A abbreviation for the scientific method.Q = question, H = hypothsis, T = test, A = analyze, C = conclusion, C = communicate.

"Qhtacc, is the easiest way from my opinion to memorize the scientiftic method"I told my teacher

Submitted by: Cassie from California on Sep. 11, 2007 23:20