Why is the British pound called a quid?

Answer Slang words for money are common throughout the English language. Following suit, the British pound often is referred to as "quid." While the exact origin is unknown, there are a couple theories as... Read More »

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How many times has Johnny Quid died according to the BBC?

Oi some barsterd just took 2 quid off me on the train?

Any threat or improper behaviour should be reported to first the on train crew (Conductor or Driver) the station staff if you cant see that or direct to the British Transport Police.Even though it ... Read More »

I'm buying a new printer but dont want to spend more than 60 quid. any ideas?…Good range here

What does What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us mean?

It means that who we are and how we act, what we do, mean more then our past or our future. they were our decisions, smart or dumb, but they arent US. or, what we have done, or what we will do in t... Read More »