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QUID PRO QUO

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does quid pro quo mean? 

QUID PRO QUO (noun)
  The noun QUID PRO QUO has 1 sense:

1. something for something; that which a party receives (or is promised) in return for something he does or gives or promises

  Familiarity information: QUID PRO QUO used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


QUID PRO QUO (noun)


Sense 1quid pro quo [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Something for something; that which a party receives (or is promised) in return for something he does or gives or promises

Classified under:

Nouns denoting possession and transfer of possession

Synonyms:

quid pro quo; quid

Hypernyms ("quid pro quo" is a kind of...):

consideration; retainer (a fee charged in advance to retain the services of someone)


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