Q definitions

kyo͝o
Every.
abbreviation
247
1
Quart.
abbreviation
244
0
Quebec.
abbreviation
241
3
Queen.
abbreviation
238
3
Queen.
abbreviation
235
5
Quetzal.
abbreviation
232
6
Quintus (the praenomen)
abbreviation
229
5
Quarter.
abbreviation
226
2
Quarterly.
abbreviation
223
1
Quarto.
abbreviation
220
6
Query.
abbreviation
217
5
Question.
abbreviation
214
2
Quintal.
abbreviation
211
4
Quire.
abbreviation
208
6
Farthing.
abbreviation
205
3
Of q or Q.
adjective
202
1
Seventeenth in a sequence or group.
adjective
199
5
Shaped like Q.
adjective
196
0
The seventeenth letter of the English alphabet: via Latin from the early Greek koppa, a borrowing from the Phoenician.
noun
193
2
Any of the speech sounds that this letter represents, as, in English words, where it is typically followed by u (except in words borrowed from Arabic), the (kw) of queen or (k) of conquer.
noun
190
0
A type or impression for q or Q.
noun
187
1
The seventeenth in a sequence or group.
noun
184
1
An object shaped like Q.
noun
181
1
The ratio of energy stored to energy lost in a component or substance.
noun
178
1
Electric charge.
symbol
175
1
Queen.
abbreviation
107
2
Question.
abbreviation
104
2
Quarter (of a year)
abbreviation
101
2
Quarterly.
abbreviation
98
0
Quart.
abbreviation
95
2
The 17th letter of the modern English alphabet.
noun
92
0
Any of the speech sounds represented by the letter q.
noun
89
1
The 17th in a series.
noun
86
2
Something shaped like the letter Q.
noun
83
1
A hypothetical lost manuscript, consisting largely of sayings of Jesus, that is believed to have been the source of those passages in Matthew and Luke that bear close similarity to each other but not to parallel passages in Mark.
noun
80
0
Q is the seventeenth letter in the English alphabet.

An example of q is the first letter in the word "question."

noun
7
0
One of the two letters, along with Z, that traditionally did not appear on a telephone dial or keypad. The thought was that Q could be confused with O, and that Z could be confused with 2. Q now appears with P, R, and S on number 7. Alphanumeric dialing was, and remains, a North American practice. Telephones in most other countries do not sport letters.
5
0
The abbreviation used in trial transcripts and depositions to mark each question asked.
abbreviation
2
0
Q interface or Reference Point Q in ISDN. See Reference Point Q.
2
0
(sports) Conditional qualification.
abbreviation
2
0
abbreviation
2
0
The seventeenth letter of the English alphabet, called cue and written in the Latin script.
letter
1
0
Quarto.
abbreviation
0
0
Quintal.
abbreviation
0
0
The ordinal number seventeenth, derived from this letter of the English alphabet, called cue and written in the Latin script.
numeral
0
0
(computing) The ASCII control character device control 1 in caret notation.
symbol
0
0

Origin of q

Sense 5, probably from German Q(uelle) source