A New and Comprehensive

Vocabulary of the Flash Language

Q

Q
Sometimes called going upon the Q
queer
bad , counterfeit , false , unwell in health
queer ~ queer-bit
base money
queer screens
forged bank-notes
queer it
to spoil it , which see
queer-bail
persons of no repute , hired to bail a prisoner in any bailable case
These men, called broomsticks, are to be had in London for a trifling sum.
quid
a guinea
quod
a gaol
To quod a person is to send him to gaol.
To be in quod is to be in gaol.
quod-cove
the keeper of a gaol
quodding-dues
see dues